[PANDAS Syndrome: a new tonsillectomy indication?].

  title={[PANDAS Syndrome: a new tonsillectomy indication?].},
  author={Angel Batuecas Caletr{\'i}o and Fernando S{\'a}nchez Gonz{\'a}lez and Santiago Santa Cruz Ru{\'i}z and Pablo Santos Gorj{\'o}n and Pedro Blanco P{\'e}rez},
  journal={Acta otorrinolaringologica espanola},
  volume={59 7},
PANDAS Syndrome (Paediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated with Streptococcus) is a rare disease described in 1998. In this disease, there is a relationship between group A beta haemolytic streptococcal tonsil infections and the exacerbation of neuropsychiatric disorders. A case report of a 9-year-old child with PANDAS syndrome is presented. This child has had no further symptoms after tonsillectomy. The understanding about PANDAS syndrome and tonsillectomy is reviewed. 

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