Human Biology, 14 Edition

Published by McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN 10: 1-25924-574-8
ISBN 13: 978-1-25924-574-9

Chapter 10 - Engage - Page 216: 1


Enlarged tonsils or adenoids may obstruct the airways . In some cases the extent of the obstruction is so great that the tonsils and adenoids have to be removed surgically.

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This surgery usually permits the subject to breathe normally again.
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