Chronic tonsilitis: Introduction
Tonsilitis is a common infection or inflammation
of the tonsils in the back of the throat.
Chronic tonsilitis can lead to serious
and insidious complications such as sleep apnea.
Snoring can also be a sign of tonsilitis or other tonsil disorders.
See also adenoiditis and the adenoids, which are related to the tonsils. ...more »
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Chronic tonsilitis: Deaths
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Causes of Chronic tonsilitis
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Misdiagnosis and Chronic tonsilitis
Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases,
because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms.
Although the...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed
(it can, of course...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
The "cuff" around the arm to measure blood...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the typical...read more »
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