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My whole life I have had rather large tonsils....it was debated to have them removed. Everytime i went to the dentist he would ask me if I was sick.

Well, I've been gluten-free for a few months. I looked down my throat the other day and was suprised to see they are almost not even visible!!!! one is still a little larger than the other, but nothing like on gluten. I'm amazed :) which would also explain why it is is easier for me to sing now!

Has anyone related? is it something to do with the antibodies?......kinda like the tonsils swell when fighting off infection, so it would make sense for them to swell if the body is fighting off an intruder (gluten)

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Has anyone related? is it something to do with the antibodies?......

Yes. It must be nice to hear your full voice unmuffled by tonsil tissue. :lol:

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My daughter's throat was always irritated and swolen prior to diagnosis. The doctor would just look in there and say it looked like allergies and give her a nasal drip spray to use (because we'd usually take her in to be seen for her perpetually clogged sinuses).

Voila. When she was diagnosed with Celiac the sinus problems and throat irritation (and dark circles under her eyes) cleared up. :D

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