Quinsy is caused by an abscess forming behind one of the tonsils during an attack of tonsillitis. Quinsy can cause difficulty in swallowing and speaking and the pain is likely to be worse on the affected side of the throat.

A Chinese Medicine practitioner will treat quinsy as heat and fire poison in the blood. According to Chinese Medicine quinsy is treated with strong herbs treat the inflammation of the tonsils and surrounding tissues, including Chinese golden threadskullcap, pigeon peas, dandelion and forsythia.

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