Description of specific diseases of the pharynx
The adenoids are occasionally called the pharyngeal tonsils. They grow rapidly from birth to reach maximum size at age 4–5 years, then regress until shortly after puberty, by which time they are insignificant in size.
KeywordsNeck Dissection Pharyngeal Pouch Secretory Otitis Medium Vasomotor Rhinitis Squamous Cell Carcinoma Group
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