Tonsils and Adenoids
Tonsils are lymph-like soft tissue located on both sides of the back of the throat and Adenoids are soft tissue behind the nose. Tonsils and Adenoids help your body fight infection by producing antibodies to combat bacteria that enter through the mouth and nose.
Symptoms of Tonsils & Adenoid ProblemsTonsils and Adenoids can cause health problems when they become infected or obstruct normal breathing or nasal/sinus drainage. Recurring infections in the Tonsils can lead to Chronic Tonsillitis.
Tonsillitis OverviewView Video Symptoms include:
- Persistent Sore Throat
- Redness of the Tonsil area
- Yellow or white discharge on the Tonsils
- Tender lymph nodes on both sides of the neck
Treatment of Tonsils & Adenoid Problems
North Carolina EENT has offices in Cary, Durham, and Chapel Hill for treatment of Tonsils and Adenoids.
Contact us today! Make an appointment at one of our nearby offices, to discuss treatment options.