(ton-sih-LEK-tuh-me) is the surgical removal of the.
Adults have their tonsils taken out, too. WebMD explains why you might need a tonsillectomy and how the recovery differs between kids and.
Tonsillectomy Might Be Worth It for Some Adults. Finnish study found fewer sore throats after surgery, less time lost from work or school.
Tonsillectomy — Overview covers definition, risks of procedure to Also, unlike an adult's immune system, a child's system has had less.
The tonsils and adenoids are in the throat. Your doctor did the surgery through your mouth. Most adults have a lot of throat pain for 1 to 2 weeks or longer.