Tonsils and Adenoids Diseases

Tonsils and adenoids are the elements of the immune system where the first response is given to foreign matters and microbes that enter our body through breathing and nutrition. Because the immune system elements received from the mother in the first two years of life are protective against diseases, tonsils and adenoids are generally expected to actively protect against microbes and foreign matters entering the body after the age of two. tonsils and adenoids are generally expected to actively protect against microbes and foreign matters entering the body after the age of two. Tonsils and adenoids, which tend to grow due to the microbes they encounter until the age of 5-7, begin to shrink from these ages and eventually begin to reach normal ripe size with adolescence.It is advantageous to have tonsil and adenoid surgery, in the cases listed below.

  • Frequent Tonsillitis (Having had seven in the last year, by fives in the last two years, and three by three feverish in the last three years)
  • Having rheumatic heart valve disease
  • Having repeated feverish convulsion
  • The sore throat constantly
  • Tonsil abscess
  • Tonsillitis with abscessed neck lymph nodes
  • Intense snoring and mouth breathing due to tonsil size
  • Sleep apnea
  • Face-jaw developmental disorders
  • Tumor suspicion

Head and Neck Surgery Services

  • Neck Surgeries
  • Salivary Gland Surgery
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgeries
  • Tonsils and Adenoids Diseases
  • Throat and Vocal Cord Surgeries

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