What is Tonsillectomy?

It is a surgical procedure in which inflammed tonsils are removed from neck.

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I ams 14 days post op from a tonsillectomy, I have red bumps in the back of my mouth, they are raised, is this...

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Post tonsillectomy

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The tissues take up to 3 to 4...

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1. Are my tonsils swollen?
2. Does there seem to be a separate growth connected to my right tonsil?
3. How soon should I have a tonsillectomy?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Suffering from kissing tonsils

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I have gone through your query and reports; it suggests that you may be suffering...

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My son (26yrs) is due to have his tonsils out following chronic infection since he was a child. He also has long-standing tinnitus but a recent MRI...

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thanks for your query
Adenoids are part of the immune system, which helps fight infection and protects the body from bacteria and viruses....

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