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Tonsillitis

Known as: tonsils inflammation, Inflammation of tonsils, Tonsillitis, NOS 
Inflammation of the tonsils, especially the PALATINE TONSILS but the ADENOIDS (pharyngeal tonsils) and lingual tonsils may also be involved… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Background The oral probiotic Streptococcus salivarius K12 has been shown clearly to antagonize the growth of Streptococcus… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Background The two major indications for tonsillectomy are recurrent tonsillitis (RT) and peritonsillar abscess (PTA). Unlike… Expand
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2009
2009
Adenoids and/or tonsil inflammation with concomitant obstructive hypertrophy is one of the oldest and most common pediatric… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BackgroundThe palatine tonsils have a pivotal role in immunological detection of airborne and ingested antigens like bacteria and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
CONTEXT Bacteria within biofilms are resistant to host defenses and antibiotics. The presence of bacterial biofilms within the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
To determine the economic impact of adult chronic tonsillitis and the economic improvement from adult tonsillectomy, we studied… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND The Childhood Cancer Survivor Study is a resource that was designed to investigate long-term effects among 5-year… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The acronym WHIM refers to Warts, Hypogammaglobulinemia, Infections, and Myelokathexis. The latter refers to the retention of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
We report 28 patients (20 male) with a syndrome characterized by abrupt onset of fever, malaise, aphthous stomatitis, tonsillitis… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Abstract Objective: To assess the medicalising effect of prescribing antibiotics for sore throat. Setting: 11 general practices… Expand
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