Webmd explains why you might need a tonsillectomy and how the recovery differs between kids and their parents.
(healthday news) -- adults with recurrent sore throats might benefit from getting their tonsils removed,.
В most people have their tonsils taken out as children, but occasionally, an adult ends up requiring the surgery. People always say thats better to get your tonsils taken out as a child this is mostly because adults tend to experience more complications from the surgery and during the recovery.
В i had my tonsils removed as an adult and heres what thats like. My hair stylist told me about her complications and being unable to breathe while my grandmother said getting her tonsils.
Doctors may consider removing the tonsils if they are large and causing you trouble with breathing at night, or if they lead to frequent infections and painful sore throats.
В well, i had my tonsils removed last thursday because i had had a swollen tonsil for over a month and the doctor said they would have to come out. I really wasnt worried about it leading up to the operation. I knew that it was going to be out-patient and had heard everyone say its harder on adults.
A tonsillectomy is a surgical procedure to remove the tonsils. Tonsils are two small glands located in the back of your throat. Tonsils house white blood cells to help you fight infection, but.