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Child having laryngomalacia detected with enlarged tonsils. Required treatment?

My daughter is 6 years old. has very enlarged tonsils and has a pea size hole to swallow she is complaining she cannot eat and food keeps getting stuck whcih is making her very upset, they are not infected but I am quite worried, she has laryngomalacia (sorry about the spelling) which she has had since 6 weeks old otherwise it and healthy child
Asked On : Fri, 8 Feb 2013
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Thanks for choosing H.C.M. for your query.
I have gone through your query regarding big tonsils creating obstruction in swallowing and at the same time your child is also having Laryngomalacia.
Considering you problems it is clear that your child is having Chronic Tonsillitis with Laryngomalacia.As far as treatment is concern that is only Surgery.
I hope your query is now answered.
With Regards.
Answered: Sat, 9 Feb 2013
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