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Can a food sensitivity cause adenoid hypertrophy (in infants)?

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Dr. Dean Trigg
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery - Pediatric

In brief: Possibly

Food sensitivity can increase the likelihood of reflux or a reflux-like condition that can irritate the back of the throat and nose (where the adenoids are located).
So not directly but indirectly.

In brief: Possibly

Food sensitivity can increase the likelihood of reflux or a reflux-like condition that can irritate the back of the throat and nose (where the adenoids are located).
So not directly but indirectly.
Dr. Dean Trigg
Dr. Dean Trigg
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Dr. J. patrick Tokarz
Family Medicine

In brief: YES

Allergic reaction can cause enlargement.
See your personal provider for further evaluation.

In brief: YES

Allergic reaction can cause enlargement.
See your personal provider for further evaluation.
Dr. J. patrick Tokarz
Dr. J. patrick Tokarz
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