Sep 27, 2018 · Tonsillitis is more common in children, but adults can also develop the condition. If you develop tonsillitis, a viral infection is the most likely culprit, but it could also be caused by a Author: Julie Marks.
Tonsillitis is an inflammation of the tonsils which are two masses of tissue in the back of the throat. It is most common in children and can be caused by both viral and bacterial infections.Author: Mary Anne Dunkin.
Aug 18, 2018 · While you may commonly think of tonsillitis as a kid's disease, that isn't always the case. In fact, there are several different variations of this condition, some of which can affect adults too. But in order to understand chronic adult tonsillitis, let's start with the basics. Tonsillitis occurs Author: Tim Petrie.
Dec 09, 2002 · “The myth persists that if you’re an adult, you shouldn’t have your tonsils removed,” said Bhattacharyya. “But for people who get tonsillitis several times a year, the surgery makes Author: Martin Miller.