The lab will accurately study cases of obstructive sleep apnea and other sleep-related respiratory disorders caused by a variety of airway diseases and conditions including large tonsils or adenoids
. In addition, the lab will play a critical role in studying non-respiratory sleep disorders as a result of neurological issues like central apnoea or due to behavioural abnormalities.
VISIBILITY: Tonsils are visible directly when we look at our mouth in a mirror, but adenoids
are not visible directly, as it is behind nasal cavity.
: comparison of radiological assessment methods with clinical and endoscopic findings.
Sam-ple size was calculated with help of study done by Rout et al3, who showed frequency of adenoids
in adults as 21%.
For decades, millions of children across the world have undergone surgery to remove their tonsils and adenoids
. These lymphatic tissue structures, strategically positioned in the nose and throat respectively, help to trigger a first-line immune response to clear them from the body.
Furthermore, tonsils and adenoids
are an important part of a child's immune system and probably should be left alone.
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ISLAMABAD -- Removing tonsils and adenoids
in childhood increases the long-term risk of respiratory disorders such as asthma and influenza, as well as allergic and infectious diseases, says a study of nearly 1.2 million children.
This may confirm adenoidectomy as an effective treatment in children with recurrent upper airway infections due to the presence of biofilm over the surface of adenoids
as an infectious reservoir.
Isaacson, "Do adenoids
regrow after excision?" Otolaryngology--Head and Neck Surgery, vol.
Chronic tonsillitis is characterized by chronic or recurrent infections of the tonsils and adenoids
that can lead to tissue enlargement.
were obtained using curettage and were immediately transferred into sterile specimen containers.