1. True Exudate vs. Gunk in Tonsillar Crypts
In the picture on our left, we see what exudate looks like, on both tonsils. On our right, we see “gunk” (old food, etc.) filling holes in tonsils scarred from prior infections.
2. Peritonsillar Abscesses with Deviation of Uvula
3. Curled Uvula vs. Plain Pharyngitis vs. Peritonsillar Abscess
4. Diphtheria (which I’ve never seen). Neck may be very swollen too.