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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
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Doctor :   Hi
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How can I help you?
User :   Hello doctor. I have a few concerns about a surgery I'm going through thursday.
Doctor :  
I can surely help you.
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Proceed with your query
User :   I'm getting my tonsils taken out. I'm almost 17 and It's my first surgery. I'm terrified.
User :   What should I expect? The complications?
Doctor :   Well this is the ideal age to undergo tonsillectomy
User :   Really? I thought there were alot of risks.
Doctor :  
Doctor :   need to worry about it
User :   What are the chanced I'll have to stay over night in the hospital?
User :   Oh, wow good. I've been thinking about it ever since I heard It was AAAAAAA happen.
Doctor :   How often do you get tonsil attacks in a year?

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