intratonsillar

in·tra·ton·sil·lar

(in'tră-ton'si-lăr),
Within the substance of a tonsil (for example, intratonsillar cleft).

in·tra·ton·sil·lar

(in'tră-ton'si-lăr)
Within the substance of a tonsil.
References in periodicals archive ?
Baugh, "A unifying theory of tonsillitis, intratonsillar abscess and peritonsillar abscess," American Journal of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Medicine and Surgery, vol.
Intratonsillar abscess is a rare complication of acute tonsillitis.
The intratonsillar abscesses can be managed by needle aspiration, incision and drainage of the abscess, hot tonsillectomy or interval tonsillectomy.