adenoidectomy


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adenoidectomy

(ˌædɪnɔɪˈdɛktəmɪ)
n, pl -mies
(Surgery) surgical removal of the adenoids

adenoidectomy

Surgery to remove the adenoids.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.adenoidectomy - surgical removal of the adenoidsadenoidectomy - surgical removal of the adenoids; commonly performed along with tonsillectomy
ablation, cutting out, extirpation, excision - surgical removal of a body part or tissue
Translations

ad·e·noid·ec·to·my

n. adenoidectomía, extirpación de la adenoide.

adenoidectomy

n (pl -mies) adenoidectomía
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20, 2013, recommending against codeine use in all children undergoing tonsillectomy and/or adenoidectomy.
A previously healthy 3-year-old girl was scheduled for tonsillectomy, adenoidectomy, and bilateral tympanostomy tube placement for otitis media with effusion and sleep-disordered breathing.
Methods: Patients who had undergone an elective adenoidectomy after receiving general anesthesia using F-LMA from June 2012 to November 2015 were included.
Adenoidectomy is currently considered the treatment of choice for children with severe symptoms caused by AH, although more conservative treatments using topical, intranasally administered, steroid preparations have been reported.
The three most common children's ENT procedures - and ones parents may already be aware of - are tonsillectomy, grommet insertion and adenoidectomy.
Methods: Nine pCRS patients and nine simple AH patients undergoing adenoidectomy were recruited for the study.
Similarly, for adenoidectomy Seha pays QR22,000 while other insurance companies pay only QR6,000, the paper said.
An American study by Pickering, Bridge, Nolan and Stoddart (2002) compared the effectiveness of rofecoxib, ibuprofen and a placebo when combined with paracetamol as preemptive analgesia in 103 children undergoing tonsillectomy, with or without adenoidectomy.
10] compared the effects of rectally administered diclofenac sodium with those of paracetamol and concluded that diclofenac for pain relief after adenoidectomy is safe and effective.
Other surgical procedures to relieve airway obstruction like straightening of the nasal septum, tonsillectomy and/or adenoidectomy, removal or reduction of parts of the soft palate, and tracheostomy (incising a hole in the anterior part of the neck to the windpipe) may have to be done in more extreme cases.
Applications include sinus surgery, polypectomy, tonsillectomy, adenoidectomy, inferior turbinate reduction and laryngeal applications.