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Common Diagnosis & Symptoms
Sensation of a lump in the throat
The need to clear the throat
The sensation of mucus sticking in the throat, and/or post-nasal drip
Chronic (long-term) cough
An enlarged thyroid gland, known as a goiter
Pain at the base of your neck
Difficulty breathing through the nose.
Obstructive sleep apnea.
Common Head and Neck Procedures
If your tonsils are overcome by chronic infections, or when their enlargement blocks breathing, the tonsils and/or adenoids may need to be removed. The operation takes about 30 minutes.
The operation removes the lobe of the thyroid gland containing the lump and possibly the isthmus.