The adenoids are found in the back of the nose in children.They become smaller after the age of 11 years and virtually disappear. They are part of the body's protective mechanism In some case the become enlarged or infected and cause problems like a very blocked nose with snoring while sleeping. If they become infected this often leads to problems with a post-nasal drip.
The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical exmanication, diagnosis and formal
advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.