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.
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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.
Intratonsillar abscess: 3 case reports and a review of the literature.