Adults have their tonsils taken out, too. WebMD explains why you might need a tonsillectomy and how the recovery differs between kids and their parents.Author: Kelli Miller.
Tonsillectomy Adult – What to Expect. Tonsillectomy as an adult is quite different than tonsillectomy for children.The methods employed for tonsillectomy in adults and children are generally the same, (See Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy Methods page), and the risks for adults are similar to the risks for children, (See The Tonsillectomy Risks.
Apr 02, 2013 · Tonsillectomy Might Be Worth It for Some Adults. Finnish study found fewer sore throats after surgery, less time lost from work or schoolAuthor: Healthday.