What Are the Side Effects of Having Your Adenoids Removed? Center

Adenoid removal surgery is also called an adenoidectomy, and it is a commonly performed surgery in kids. Adenoids are the glands located in the roof of the mouth, behind the place where the nose connects to the throat. The adenoids produce antibodies, or white blood cells, that help fight infections. Read more: What Are the Side Effects of Having Your Adenoids Removed? Article

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