Tonsillectomy?!?!

Chat, questions, suggestions and comments about Psoriasis and psoriasis treatments go in here.

Tonsillectomy?!?!

Postby Nick Balgowan » Thu Jul 20, 2006 11:28 am

Tonsillectomy?!?!

Can anybody who has psoriasis, tell me if they have had their tonsills removed or and adenoidectomy??

For children whose psoriasis is triggered by throat infections or made worse following strep or impetigo, tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy may be an option. One recent article reports complete freedom from rash during the 16-month follow-up after this simple surgery to remove lymph tissue (Ear Nose and Throat Journal, 1999; 78:155-158).
Nick Balgowan.
----------------------------------------
http://www.tcgindustrial.com.au
http://www.dermaray.com
http://www.beatpsoriasis.com
----------------------------------------
User avatar
Nick Balgowan
Site Admin
 
Posts: 267
Joined: Mon Jan 09, 2006 12:29 pm
Location: Australia

Return to Psoriasis chatter

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 8 guests

cron