Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: diddi | 2010-01-29

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tonsilitus

Doc my daughter is 2yrs & 4mnths old. she is suffering for the past couple of months inflamed tonsilitus and my GP is recommending that it be removed as it really looked bad. My concern is her age, is she not too young for this operation?

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Posted by: LEE | 2010-01-29

My son had his removed at 17mnths.... you will be SO glad you did it!!

He hardly had ANY pain or complications after the op.

Good luck :-)

Reply to LEE
Posted by: Peta | 2010-01-29

Hi there
My lo had his tonsils removed 2 week ago at 15 months and he is much better without them!

Day 5-10 are tough painwise but i am looking forward to a winter without tonisillitis!

P

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