Sentence Examples


  • Most tonsil and adenoid hypertrophy is simply caused by the normal growth pattern for that type of tissue.
  • An abscess behind the tonsil (a peritonsillar abscess) may also occur.
  • Enlarged adenoids and tonsils often need to be surgically removed, as antibiotics are not effective in reducing tonsil size in most cases.
  • Alba's spent much of her childhood suffering from various illnesses, including several bouts of pneumonia, asthma, appendicitis, tonsil cysts, and on two occasions, a collapsed lung.
  • Tonsillectomies and adenoidectomies are used to treat snoring that is caused by excess tonsil tissues or excess tissue in the nasal cavity.