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What is Tonsil disorders?

What is Tonsil disorders?

Any condition affecting the tonsils. The tonsils are small structures at the back of the throat that are a part of the immune system ...more »

  • Tonsil disorders: Any disorder that occurs on the tonsil.

Tonsil disorders: Introduction

Types of Tonsil disorders:

Broader types of Tonsil disorders:

What causes Tonsil disorders?

Causes of Tonsil disorders: see causes of Tonsil disorders

What are the symptoms of Tonsil disorders?

Symptoms of Tonsil disorders: see symptoms of Tonsil disorders

Tonsil disorders: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Tonsil disorders.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Tonsil disorders.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Tonsil disorders: Otolaryngologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Tonsil disorders.
Treatments for Tonsil disorders: see treatments for Tonsil disorders

Society issues for Tonsil disorders

Hospitalization statistics for Tonsil disorders: The following are statistics from various sources about hospitalizations and Tonsil disorders:

  • Hospitalization statistics in Australia:
    • Hospitalisations for chronic diseases of tonsils and adenoids at public hospitals occurred in 6.9 people per 10,000 population in Australia 2001-02 (Australian Hospital Data, AIHW, Australia, 2001-02)
    • 1.2 days was the mean length of stay in public hospitals for chronic diseases of tonsils and adenoids in Australia 2001-02 (Australian Hospital Data, AIHW, Australia, 2001-02)
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Organs Affected by Tonsil disorders:

Organs and body systems related to Tonsil disorders include:

Name of Tonsil disorders

Main name of condition: Tonsil disorders

Tonsil disorders: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Tonsil disorders:


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