removal of tonsils

Tonsils, appendix removal linked to premature heart risk

June 1st, 2011 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 1 (IANS) Surgical removal of tonsils and the appendix before the age of 20 is likely to elevate the risk of a premature heart attack.Tonsillectomy (removal of tonsils) ... Read more...

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Snoring resurfaces in obese children despite surgery

March 15th, 2008 - 1:08 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 15 (IANS) Children who gain weight rapidly after having adenotonsillectomy, or surgical removal of tonsils and adenoids to treat snoring, may see a relapse or their condition could even worsen. ... Read more...

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