Conversely, some surgeons believe that NSAID painkillers increase the risk of bleeding after tonsillectomy
, Chua said.
"Please Explain Tonsillectomy
and Adenoidectomy to Me" is organized on a timeline: First is making the decision to have surgery, and underlying causes, second is introducing the topic to the child before surgery, divided into 3-4 weeks before and 2-3 weeks before surgery, phase three is a countdown to the day of surgery, and phase 4 deals with the day of surgery, before, during and after, including at home after surgery.
The American Academy of Otolaryngology recently released an updated guideline regarding care for children undergoing a tonsillectomy
. Guidelines for caring for patients before, during, and after a tonsillectomy
were first released in 2011.
complications include intraoperative and postoperative hemorrhage, respiratory complications, nausea, vomiting, pain, and burn injuries.
This questionnaire included information regarding age, occupation (officer housewife, student, or other); existence of allergic diseases (asthma, allergic rhinitis, drug hypersensitivity food allergy urticaria-angioedema, or venom allergy); and the age at diagnosis; if tonsillectomy
was performed, at what age and the reason of removal; if adenoidectomywas performed, at what age and the reason of removal; presence of other diseases (nasal polyp, sinusitis, or upper respiratory tract infection); history of atopy; and any relative suffering any allergic diseases.
In the present study, we evaluated the routine histopathological examination results of patients who underwent tonsillectomy
and/or adenoidectomy in our clinic.
Keywords: Post-tonsillectomy analgesia, Sucralfate after tonsillectomy
is one of the most frequently performed surgeries in otorhinolaryngology clinics.
was associated with an almost tripled relative risk-the risk for those who had the operation compared with those who did not-for diseases of the upper respiratory tract including asthma, influenza, pneumonia and chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder or COPD.
The patient's family was informed about the operation and the surgical consent was approved and tonsillectomy
was planned with the diagnosis of PFAPA syndrome.
Given the recurrent episodes of tonsillitis, the patient underwent tonsillectomy
2 months later.
A review of the literature was performed to evaluate the published evidence regarding surgical management (tonsillectomy
) of PANDAS.