Tonsillitis after oral?

Patient

Q: 4 days ago I has unprotected oral sex with my boyfriend and 3 days later I got tonsillitis ! I went to the dr and she did a strep throat test it came back negative and she diagnosed me with tonsillitis gave me antiobiotics . Now I noticed a couple time I have oral sex I always get tonsillitis is this common? Do I have an sti?! Eeek help worries

Symptoms:  Swollen tonsils with pus hard to swallow
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