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Tonsillectomy with Obstructive Sleep Apnea (Child) [English] Permalink Public

Your child needs an operation called a tonsillectomy to take out the tonsils. Your child may also need an operation called an adenoidectomy to take out the adenoids. Your child also has obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). Your child will need closer observation while she is in the hospital. (English)


Body Location:
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
Diagnosis and Therapy:
  • Rehabilitation and Recovery,
  • Surgery and Procedures
Disorders and Conditions:
  • Infant/Children Illnesses and Disorders,
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Tonsils,
  • Teens,
  • Sleep,
  • Operation,
  • Tonsillectomy,
  • Adenoidectomy,
  • Adenoids,
  • Peds,
  • Pediatric,
  • Toddler,
  • Apnea
  • Children and Youth
  • Maternal Infant Child Youth
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January 28, 2019
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