Transoral sonographic diagnosis of tonsilloliths: report of 3 cases.


Tonsilloliths are calcified concretions that develop in tonsillar crypts. They are usually asymptomatic; however, they may cause problems such as halitosis, dysphagia, a globus sensation, and otalgia. Tonsilloliths may be diagnosed by a simple inspection or palpation of tonsillar crypts, which can be confirmed by panoramic radiography, computed tomography… (More)
DOI: 10.7863/ultra.32.11.2037


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