Basically Tonsillectomy is not an illness or disease but a surgical procedure involved in removing the tonsils from the throat. Symptoms that show the requirement of Tonsillectomy includes acute pain in the tonsils area, pus or oozing of liquid, bleeding from the tonsils, acute swelling in the area and also extremely swollen glands that reveal the threat of other things.
HOW IS TONSILLECTOMY DIAGNOSED?
The surgery is done while the child is under general anesthesia. The child will be asleep and pain-free.The surgeon will place a small tool into your child's mouth to hold it open.The surgeon then cuts, burns, or shaves away the tonsils. The wounds heal naturally without stitches.
HOW IS TONSILLECTOMY TREATED?
The procedure of Tonsillectomy is suggested if other conventional remedies like use of antibiotics, NSAIDS, doing salt water gargle, etc. don't tend to work. The process can be done via cold knife (steel) dissection or cauterization or even Ultrasonic vibration.
DID YOU KNOW?
It is also known as Tonsils removal, Tonsillitis - tonsillectomy, Pharyngitis - tonsillectomy, Sore throat - tonsillectomy