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Adenotonsillectomy is an operation to remove both the adenoids and tonsils.
Study: Tonsil removal for children with sleep apnea decreases asthma severity

Study: Tonsil removal for children with sleep apnea decreases asthma severity

Early adenotonsillectomy can improve behavior and sleep apnea symptoms in children

Early adenotonsillectomy can improve behavior and sleep apnea symptoms in children

Approximately 10% of 6-8 year olds have sleep-disordered breathing: Study

Approximately 10% of 6-8 year olds have sleep-disordered breathing: Study

Prader-Willi children may receive relief from sleep disorders after adenotonsillectomy

Prader-Willi children may receive relief from sleep disorders after adenotonsillectomy

Dexamethasone use during tonsillectomy not associated with excessive bleeding in children

Dexamethasone use during tonsillectomy not associated with excessive bleeding in children

AAP urges snoring screening for all children

AAP urges snoring screening for all children

Treatment of OSA in children can reverse neuronal brain injury

Treatment of OSA in children can reverse neuronal brain injury

Children with SDB may have better QOL after adenotonsillectomy

Children with SDB may have better QOL after adenotonsillectomy

AAO-HNSF's 2011 Annual Meeting & OTO EXPO to convene in San Francisco

AAO-HNSF's 2011 Annual Meeting & OTO EXPO to convene in San Francisco

Adenotonsillectomy prevents high blood pressure and heart damage in children with OSA

Adenotonsillectomy prevents high blood pressure and heart damage in children with OSA

Tonsillectomy increases risk of pediatric obesity

Tonsillectomy increases risk of pediatric obesity

Polysomnography may predict adverse outcomes following pediatric adenotonsillectomy: Study

Polysomnography may predict adverse outcomes following pediatric adenotonsillectomy: Study

Children and teens with moderate to severe OSA have lower academic grades: Research

Children and teens with moderate to severe OSA have lower academic grades: Research

New research shows microdebrider technique has lowest overall complication rate

New research shows microdebrider technique has lowest overall complication rate

Hospital based surgical center out performed by ambulatory surgical center in otolaryngic surgeries

Hospital based surgical center out performed by ambulatory surgical center in otolaryngic surgeries

Surgery may not be the best option for children with obstructive sleep apnea

Surgery may not be the best option for children with obstructive sleep apnea

Sibling risk of pediatric obstructive sleep apnea syndrome and adenotonsillar hypertrophy

Sibling risk of pediatric obstructive sleep apnea syndrome and adenotonsillar hypertrophy

Sleep disordered breathing in children in a general population sample: prevalence and risk factors

Sleep disordered breathing in children in a general population sample: prevalence and risk factors

Surgery effective in treating pediatric obstructive sleep apnea

Surgery effective in treating pediatric obstructive sleep apnea

Obstructive sleep apnea starts from the first year of life

Obstructive sleep apnea starts from the first year of life