Adenoidectomy

Known as: Adenoidectomy without tonsillectomy, Excision of Pharyngeal Tonsil, Adenoidectomies 
Surgical removal of the pharyngeal tonsils (adenoids).

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1946-2017
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
OBJECTIVE Tonsillectomy is one of the most common surgical procedures in the United States, with more than 530,000 procedures… (More)
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2006
2006
OBJECTIVE To assess the long-term (3-5 years) success of adenoidectomy and reasons for unsatisfactory results. STUDY DESIGN AND… (More)
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2004
2004
OBJECTIVE Nasopharyngeal adenoids may serve as a mechanical obstruction to the eustachian tube and contribute to the… (More)
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1999
1999
Adenoidectomy is a commonly performed procedure. The advent of endoscopic sinus surgery has popularized the use of endoscopes… (More)
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1997
1997
OBJECTIVE To quantify that the use of powered instrumentation for adenoidectomy is an improvement over traditional techniques… (More)
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1996
1996
The performance of tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy in an ambulatory setting is controversial. However, most current studies show… (More)
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1993
1993
Changes in incisor inclination and position in both jaws of children during the first 5 years after adenoidectomy were studied… (More)
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1992
1992
Tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy are currently the most common pediatric surgical procedures performed in the United States… (More)
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1987
1987
To study the effectiveness of adenoidectomy and of the placement of tympanostomy tubes in the treatment of chronic otitis media… (More)
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1986
1986
The purpose of this article is to test the hypothesis that the establishment of nasal respiration in children with severe… (More)
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