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A 29-year-old female asked about a female:

18 months bb having 6 episodes of tonsilitis during 3 mnths.ent suggests gerd & prescribes nexium (esomeprazole) and nasonex for 6 months,refused tonsilectomy,logic?

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Dr. Guy Farmer
General Surgery 30 years experience
Good choice: If very young children the tonsils are an important part of the immune system. When you get older they are not as important.

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Last updated Mar 11, 2015

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