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A 29-year-old female asked:

If i get my adenoids removed, will my voice deepen? if so, is it immediate following surgery or is it a gradual change?

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Dr. David Haacke
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Adenoids and Voice: Your adenoids are not closely associated with your vocal chords, so it should not permanently affect your voice. You may get some post operative swelling which may make your voice a little hoarse, but that is usually temporary.
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