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After Adenoidectomy

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Jun 5, 2024.


An adenoidectomy

is surgery to remove your adenoids. Adenoids are located at the back of your nasal passage. They may need to be removed if they are enlarged or if they cause infections often.

Adenoid and Tonsil Removal

Seek care immediately if:

Call your surgeon or doctor if:


You may need any of the following:


Follow up with your surgeon or doctor as directed:

Write down your questions so you remember to ask them during your visits.

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