Tonsillectomy or adenotonsillectomy versus non-surgical treatment for chronic/recurrent acute tonsillitis
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Surgical removal of the tonsils,with orwithout adenoidectomy adeno-/tonsillectomy), is a common ENToperation, but the indications for surgery are controversial. This is an update of a Cochrane review first published in The Cochrane Library in Issue 3, 1999 and previously updated in 2009.
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