Is It Appropriate To Remove The Tonsils?
A tonsil removal or tonsillectomy was a common procedure 30 years ago when it was normal for small children to have five to seven infections per year. Since the tonsils collected most of the germs, they got infected and had to be removed, but this has changed now with antibiotics. Now, the most common reason for tonsil removal in children and adults is sleep apnea, which can be caused by enlarged tonsils. Click here for more details.