A 36-year-old member asked:
is it dangerous to have your tonsils removed if you are 13?
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh answered
48 years experience Pathology
No,but why?: Why do you want to have your tonsils removed? If there is no medical reason for the procedure then it is dangerous, as is any surgical procedure. If there is a valid reason to remove the tonsils, it can be done safely at any age.
Answered on Oct 12, 2017
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