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Weight gain after tonsillectomy not related to obesity
Weight gain after tonsillectomy not related to obesity (April 21, 2014 - Insidermedicine) From California - Weight gain in children after tonsil removal is not linked to higher rates of obesity, according to a report published in JAMA Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery. Researchers studied over 800 children under the age of 18 who underwent adenotonsillectomy. Results showed that the greatest weight gain occurred in children who were smaller and younger at the time of surgery, and was not linked to obesity
 
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