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Enlarged, grayish yellow or orange tonsils are pathognomic of

# Enlarged, grayish yellow or orange tonsils are pathognomic of ?
A. Waldenström’s macroglobulinemia
B. Polycythemia vera
C. Wolman disease
D. Tangier disease



The correct answer is D. Tangier Disease.

Tangier disease is associated with cholesterol accumulation in reticuloendothelial system with
hepatosplenomegaly & enlarged, grayish yellow or orange tonsils.

Ref: Harrison’s 18th Ed. 3154

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