The effect of adenotonsillectomy on quality of life in adults and pediatric patients.

@article{Nikakhlagh2012TheEO,
  title={The effect of adenotonsillectomy on quality of life in adults and pediatric patients.},
  author={Soheila Nikakhlagh and Fakher Rahim and Hatam Boostani and Seyed Taghi Beheshti Shirazi and Nader Saki},
  journal={Indian journal of otolaryngology and head and neck surgery : official publication of the Association of Otolaryngologists of India},
  year={2012},
  volume={64 2},
  pages={181-3}
}
The aim of this study was to evaluate the benefits, impact, and overall efficacy of tonsillectomy or adenotonsillectomy on quality of life in patients with recurrent, chronic tonsillitis or adenotonsillar hypertrophy before and after surgery in adults and children. A multi-center, observational, retrospective study of all adults and children who had undergone tonsillectomy in adults (14 years or older) and adenotonsillectomy in children for chronic, recurrent tonsillitis or adenotonsillar… CONTINUE READING

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