Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties
187 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

Dr. Andrew Rynne
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM BlogQuestions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction
Doctors waiting to answer your question
Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi
MD
Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi

General & Family Physician

Exp 6 years

Dr. Suresh Heijebu
MD
Dr. Suresh Heijebu

General & Family Physician

Exp 9 years

Dr. Vaishalee Punj
MD
Dr. Vaishalee Punj

General & Family Physician

Exp 16 years

Dr.Raju
MD
Dr.Raju

General & Family Physician

Exp 11 years

Dr. Kiran Kumar
MD
Dr. Kiran Kumar

General & Family Physician

Exp 11 years

Dr. Arun Prasad
MD
Dr. Arun Prasad

General Surgeon

Exp 35 years

Child tonsillectomy versus adult tonsillectomy

Premium Questions

Dr. Sumit Bhatti MD

What are the pros and cons of a child's tonsillectomy vs an adult's tonsillectomy? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sumit Bhatti ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Luchuo Engelbert Bain MD

yes I would like to know why a tonsillectomy in a child is less likely to involve complication than the same procedure for an adult ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Luchuo Engelbert Bain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Bibhu Dutt Nanda MD

I am doing a question for school and I am to explain why a tonsillectomy in a child is less likely to involve complications than the same procedure in an adult. I find a lot of the complications are... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bibhu Dutt Nanda ( Dentist)
Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

Why is a tonsillectomy in a child less likely to involve complications than for an adult? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Satvinder Bakshi MD

My 2 daughter 10 and 2 got a t&a on Thursday. I want to know the odds of the bleeding really bad. Or at all View answer

Answered by : Dr. Satvinder Bakshi ( ENT Specialist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Rupali Panse MD

hi my name is kayla, my professor has gave me an assignment on why is tonsillectomy in a child less complicated than in a adult. please help i have searched every where and i cannot find a answer? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rupali Panse ( Ayurveda Specialist)
Dr. Dhananjaya MD

the internet unsuccessfully. Please help me with the following question? Explain why a tonsillectomy in a child is less likely to involve complications than the same procedure for an adult? Susie-que ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dhananjaya ( Anesthesiologist)
Dr. Aashish Raghu MD

Explain why a tonsillectomy in a child is less likely to involve complications than the same procedure for an adult. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aashish Raghu ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Sanjeev Goyal MD

My son (26yrs) is due to have his tonsils out following chronic infection since he was a child. He ... time, as I understand they serve no purpose in adult life? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sanjeev Goyal ( Emergency Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Patel Jitendra MD

Hi doctor am doing a research on why a tonsillectomy in a child is less complication than the same procudure for an adult ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Patel Jitendra ( ENT Specialist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Vidya KR MD

Hi, welcome to HCM. Tonsilar problems are common in children due to infections and rarely we see in adults and bleeding is main problem after surgery which is difficult to control in adults. Regards

Dr.  Shahid Hassan MD

Hi, go for tonsillectomy. Thanks

Dr. Omprakash Ashokrao Deshmukh MD

Children have good healing power.