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Apr 02, 2013 · TUESDAY, April 2 (HealthDay News) -- Adults with recurrent sore throats might benefit from getting their tonsils removed, according to a new study from Finland. People tend to Author: Healthday.

The surgeon will use a small knife called a scalpel to gently remove your tonsils. You may also have your adenoids taken out at the same time. They're also part of your immune system, and they sit Author: Kelli Miller.

May 19, 2009 · Having Tonsils Removed As An Adult. 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. So I agreed and set up the appointment.

Sep 28, 2014 · It makes me glad that there are stories of adults getting their tonsils out and happy with their decision, so thanks for sharing! If you just google "tonsillectomy recovery adult" you will be hit with pages and pages of terrible stories of adults going through horrific pain in the recovery, and just about made me shit my pants.

May 08, 2010 · Have you had your tonsils removed as an adult? And if so, has it solved the prolem? I've always been a bit prone to tonsilitis but it has got ridiculously frequent recently - last year I had three bouts between Jan to November which was bad enough but now I'm on my third bout in as many months.Founder: Justine Roberts, Carolyn Longton.