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What does T&A stand for?

T&A stands for Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy

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This edition includes a review of pediatric cochlear implantation, updated coverage of genetic developments that impact congenital hearing loss, discussion of recent controversies regarding tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy, and coverage of new subspecialties like airway reconstruction and voice.
2) Routine histological examination of tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy specimens is performed in many parts of the world so as not to miss rare but significant pathological findings, to serve as a quality control measure, and to teach pathology to residents and fellows.
reported on 22 children aged 2-10 years with residual mild sleep-disordered breathing at overnight polysomnography 10-14 weeks following tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy performed as treatment for their OSA.
Only past medical panels evaluating the need for tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy -- and dealing with fewer than 200 hypothetical cases -- have exceeded the level of agreement attained in the current study, Strauss says.
The younger group was made up of SO patients aged 2 to 12 years who had undergone total tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy (T&A), and the older group was made up of 5O patients aged 13 to 47 years who had undergone either T&A or isolated total tonsillectomy.