Adults have their tonsils taken out, too. WebMD explains why you might need a tonsillectomy and how the recovery differs between kids and.
Tonsillectomy Might Be Worth It for Some Adults. Finnish study found fewer sore throats after surgery, less time lost from work or school.
So, I scheduled the tonsillectomy for the following week and reached out to people I knew who had a tonsillectomy to see what it was really like.
"It's going to be really bad," said Tom, my ear, nose and throat surgeon. "You're going to hate me." He'd just booked me in for a tonsillectomy.
Adults have a high rate of complications after getting their tonsils removed, so plan for adequate recuperation after the surgery, researchers.