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Tonsils removed in adults

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Dr. Hariom Sharma MD

At what point does an adult have their tonsils removed for reoccurring tonsiliths? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hariom Sharma ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Vidya Muralidhar MD

my almost 5 year old has white spote on her tonsils. she has bin fighting something for a while ... of her tonsils. what is the next step? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vidya Muralidhar ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ivan Romic MD

to remove the polyp but not the tonsils I am so worried.... ...Hi I really need advice I have had swollen tonsils for 4 months 4 lots of antibiotics then last lot ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan Romic ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Kaushik K Murthy MD

my son is 11 years old ,he has a tonsils problem till today.what you sugges me about that .i am thinking to remove tonsils. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushik K Murthy ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Priyanka G Raj MD

Hi, My niece is 8 years old, and he has got Tonsillitis . Sometimes the problem will be very worst ... to undergo surgery to remove, but when i checked in internet its been advised that removing from... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Priyanka G Raj ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)

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Dr. HARSH PATEL MD

everything very clean, i m throwing around the idea of getting the tonsils removed. Not only am I ...I am a 24 year old male. I have recently been diagnosed with chronic tonsillitis. I have purchased ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. HARSH PATEL ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Dorina Gurabardhi MD

Hi I have acute Follicular tonsillitis and having bacterial infection. its causing difficulty in swallowing and high fever and fatigue. My doctor recommeneded surgery to remove the tonsil. pl suggest ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Sumanth Amperayani MD

enterobacter spp... will it be better if we have her toncillitis removed?? thank you ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sumanth Amperayani ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Omi Jindal MD

My tonsils are swollen and lumpy, once in awhile I get what I think is a tonsil stone , that I ... the summer, to see if I have to get them removed, but I was just wondering if since theyre all lumpy... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Omi Jindal ( Cosmetic & Plastic Surgeon)
Dr. Prahlad Duggal MD

Several years ago we drove my son to Pa to a doctor there to remove his tonsils by a new? or different type of surgery for removing tonsils. I can not remember the name of the procedure or the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prahlad Duggal ( ENT Specialist)

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Dr. Anantharamakrishnan MD

Welcome to HCM No relation to the removal of tonsils There are several reasons – from simple stress and Vitamin deficiency to serious Pemphigus See an Internist / get yourself examined / investigation may...

Dr. Nallammai Subramanian MD

hai im Dr.Nallammai Welcome to HCM T.Azithral 500mg 1-0-0 for 3 days for adults (exact dose is 10mg/kg once daily for 3 days) Hot salt water gargling is very important. Drink only hot water. Revert back in case of...