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Tonsillectomy

Known as: Tonsillectomy without adenoidectomy, surgical removal of the tonsil, Tonsillectomies 
Surgical removal of a tonsil or tonsils. (Dorland, 28th ed)
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
In 2009 we reported the fatal case of a toddler who had received codeine after adenotonsillectomy for obstructive sleep apnea… Expand
Review
2012
Review
2012
OBJECTIVE: This technical report describes the procedures involved in developing recommendations on the management of childhood… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Objective. This guideline provides otolaryngologists with evidence-based recommendations for using polysomnography in assessing… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVE To describe and show the feasibility of a new surgical technique for transoral robotic surgery (TORS) radical… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate potential risk factors and the incidence of bleeding following adenoidectomy or tonsillectomy, with or… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
The use of nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) for analgesia after tonsillectomy is controversial because NSAIDS… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE In previous clinical trials involving children severely affected with recurrent throat infection (7 or more well… Expand
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
We conducted a retrospective investigation of renal outcome in 329 patients with immunoglobulin A (IgA) nephropathy with an… Expand
Review
1998
Review
1998
Adenotonsillectomy is generally safe surgery, but surgeons should be cognizant of potential complications and be prepared to… Expand
Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
We studied the efficacy of tonsillectomy, or tonsillectomy with adenoidectomy, in 187 children severely affected with recurrent… Expand