Tonsil Stones- What Are They?


This clip is from the YouTube channel Gross Science (from NOVA, as in PBS). If you’ve ever wondered about those hard, yellowish things stuck in your tonsils, then this one’s for you. Those things are called tonsil stones, or tonsilloliths. They are created when debris gets trapped in the crevices of the tonsils and then becomes calcified. For even more information about these pesky things, keep watching!

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