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Could You Benefit From a Tonsillectomy?


Could You Benefit From a Tonsillectomy

Your tonsils are located in the back of your throat. They are a part of the lymphatic system which is distributed throughout your body and help to fight infection. Sometimes the tonsils themselves get infected and lead to a painful, swollen throat. When this occurs too frequently, or when the tonsils are so large that they affect breathing and sleeping, it is often recommended that the tonsils be removed.  While having a tonsillectomy (the removal of your tonsils) is a more common procedure for children, it can provide many benefits to adults in the proper circumstances.  Continue reading