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*  Palatine tonsil
Combined tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy had a profound detrimental effect on the local IgA response in the nasopharyngeal ...
*  List of -ectomies
Adenoidectomy is the surgical removal of the adenoids, also known as the pharyngeal tonsils. Adrenalectomy is the removal of ...
*  Adenoiditis
In case of adenoid hypertrophy, adenoidectomy may be performed to remove the adenoid. Adenoiditis occurs mainly in childhood, ...
*  Adenoid hypertrophy
Adenoidectomy is most often performed because of nasal obstruction, but is also performed to reduce middle ear infections and ... Surgical removal of the adenoids is a procedure called adenoidectomy. Carried out through the mouth under a general anaesthetic ... adenoidectomy involves the adenoids being curetted, cauterised, lasered, or otherwise ablated. ...
*  Adenoidectomy
... and adenoidectomy alone. In 1971, more than one million Americans underwent tonsillectomies and/or adenoidectomies, of which ... Adenoidectomy was first performed using a ring forceps through the nasal cavity by William Meyer in 1867. In the early 1900s, ... "Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy". Archived from the original on 16 April 2010. Retrieved 2010-04-06. Su MS, Li AM, So HK, Au CT ... Adenoidectomy is the surgical removal of the adenoid for reasons which include impaired breathing through the nose, chronic ...
*  Adenoid
Adenoidectomy Lymphatic system Human pharynx Histology at KUMC lymphoid-lymph06 Jefferson, Yosh (2017-02-01). "Mouth breathing ... Surgical removal of the adenoid is a procedure called adenoidectomy. Adenoid infection may cause symptoms such as excessive ... Carried out through the mouth under a general anaesthetic (or less commonly a topical), adenoidectomy involves the adenoid ... Lesinskas, Eugenijus; Drigotas, Martynas (2009-04-01). "The incidence of adenoidal regrowth after adenoidectomy and its effect ...
*  Tonsillectomy
For children, tonsillectomy is usually combined with an adenoidectomy, which is the removal of the adenoid (also known as the ... Berger, R. (September 1976). "The question of tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy: still with us in 1976". The Journal of the ... Paradise JL (1983). "Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy" (PDF). II IAPO/IFOS Pediatric ENT Manual. pp. 122-26. American Academy of ... Clinical Indicators: Tonsillectomy, Adenoidectomy, Adenotonillectomy. Svoboda, Elizabeth (31 August 2009). "In Tonsils, a ...
*  Tonsillolith
Darrow DH, Siemens C (August 2002). "Indications for tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy". Laryngoscope. 112 (8 Pt 2 Suppl 100): 6- ...
*  Obstructive sleep apnea
Tonsillectomy and/or adenoidectomy in an attempt to increase the size of the airway. Removal or reduction of parts of the soft ... Tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy are curative. The operation may be far from trivial, especially in the worst apnea cases, in ... is often caused by obstructive tonsils and adenoids and may sometimes be cured with tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy. This ...
*  Tympanic membrane retraction
Adenoidectomy can improve middle ear function and nasal steroid sprays can reduce adenoid size but it is not known whether ... van den Aardweg, MT; Schilder AG; Herkert E; Boonacker CW; Rovers MM (20 January 2010). "Adenoidectomy for otitis media in ...
*  Focal infection theory
"Relation of tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy to poliomyelitis". Journal of the American Medical Association. 163 (7): 519-21. ...
*  Hypernasal speech
Velopharyngeal insufficiency can also occur after adenoidectomy. Velopharyngeal incompetence is a defective closure of the ...
*  Torticollis
... a rare complication following adenoidectomy". Acta Otorhinolaryngologica Italica. 25 (4): 245-249. ISSN 0392-100X. PMC 2639892 ...
*  Curette
excision of the adenoids (adenoidectomy) by an otolaryngologist. to scrape tartar deposits from tooth enamel with a periodontal ...
*  Anorexia (symptom)
During the post-operative recovery period for a tonsillectomy or adenoidectomy, it is common for adult patients to experience a ... Home Care After Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy Jáuregui-Garrido, B; Jáuregui-Lobera, I (2012). "Sudden death in eating ...
*  Codeine
... new Boxed Warning and Contraindication on use after tonsillectomy and/or adenoidectomy". FDA. 20 February 2013. Archived from ...
*  Pharmacogenomics
... new Boxed Warning and Contraindication on use after tonsillectomy and/or adenoidectomy". United States Food and Drug ... between children who are known as CYP2D6 UM and fatal reactions to codeine following tonsillectomy and/or adenoidectomy ( ...
*  Wilhelm Meyer (physician)
Adenoidectomy is still one of the most frequently performed surgical procedures in children. Kierzek A. The hypertrophy of ...
*  Otitis media
In more severe cases, tympanostomy tubes can be inserted, possibly with adjuvant adenoidectomy. Complementary and alternative ...
*  Sleep surgery
Surgery on children is over 80% successful by simply performing an adenoidectomy and tonsillectomy. Those less likely to ...
*  Healthcare in Bristol
Gloucestershire and Bristol CCGs were proposing restricted access to acupuncture, adenoidectomy and post-operative ...
*  Patulous Eustachian tube
History of recurrent otitis media with effusion, with tympanostomy and adenoidectomy during childhood is also frequent. ...
*  Malpuech facial clefting syndrome
... a four-year-old girl with Malpuech syndrome was being prepared for an unrelated tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy. While ...
*  Upper airway resistance syndrome
The primary treatment for children is the removal of enlarged tonsils and adenoids via a tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy. ...
*  Rose position
... is a position in which a patient is placed while undergoing a tonsillectomy,adenoidectomy or ...