Our expert says:
Your child is old enough to have the adenoids removed if this is indicated. Obviously one should try conservative management, and this could be in the form of steroid nasal drops, for a period of about 10 days.
Snoring for longer than 6 months is abnormal and must be corrected, as it may cause severe strain on your child's heart, in the form of right heart failure. Please discuss this with your paediatrician/ENT, as it is better to avoid longterm complications.
Your child's problem should be evaluated and the severity will play a role in the advice you will recieve from your doctors.
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