Apr 02, 2013 · Tonsillectomy Might Be Worth It for Some Adults. Finnish study found fewer sore throats after surgery, less time lost from work or schoolAuthor: Healthday.
Tonsillectomy is an operation done to remove the tonsils. It is more commonly performed in children than in adults. Like any other surgery, tonsillectomy has risks. The problems that can arise particularly in adults include bleeding, pain, problems with anesthesia and delayed recovery.
Jun 21, 2007 · Recovery after tonsillectomy in adults may be a though time. Share your experience with the others in the same boat. This thread is an extension of the POST TONSILLECTOMY SURGERY AND ACUTE EAR ACHES thread. Please continue posting within this thread.
Why Would An Adult Need a Tonsillectomy? Kids tend to recover much faster after tonsil surgery than adults. They only need a week to heal, while adults need about two. There are a few reasons Author: Kelli Miller.