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Introduction: Adenoid

Description of Adenoid

Adenoid: a collection of lymphatic tissue in the throat behind the uvula (on the posterior wall and roof of the nasopharynx); "hypertrophy of the pharyngeal tonsils is called adenoids"; "enlarged adenoids may restrict the breathing of children".
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Adenoid: Related Topics

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Broader terms for Adenoid

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The following terms can be used for Adenoid

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Hierarchical classifications of Adenoid

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