Tonsillectomy for Obstructive Sleep Apnea

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I had my tonsils and adenoids out on August 31st, 2018. I’m 23 years old. Here is my experience: First off, the reason why I had to have my tonsils out was for obstructive sleep apnea and my tonsils had been enlarged my whole life. Removing my adenoids was an extra bonus, I suppose. I… Continue reading Tonsillectomy for Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Lori’s Story -Tonsillectomy and Recovery

On November 17th, I had my tonsils out due to tonsil stones that I had been dealing with for almost 20 years. I am a 51 year old female, mother of 2 adult girls and 1 tween girl. Today is day 7 post tonsillectomy. I came across this website searching for information about pain levels… Continue reading Lori’s Story -Tonsillectomy and Recovery

Tonsillectomy for Tonsillitis

Tonsillectomy Recovery Experience

Hey y’all! I’m a 25 year old female who is finally on day 11 post-op! I decided to get my tonsils out due to very swollen tonsils from constant tonsillitis & those awful tonsil stones! I NEVER thought I was going to get to this point. Whenever I was super miserable, I would get on… Continue reading Tonsillectomy for Tonsillitis

Tony’s Tonsillectomy Adventure- Day 3

Tonsillectomy Recovery Experience

Day 3 – Twilight zone I have experience little pain. My pain medicines Lidocaine, Percocet and Celecoxib are doing their job in addition to the Medrol and Ranitidine. However, I am having a hard time with swallowing. For the most part, I’ve been eating Jell-O, Yogurt, Applesauce, Ice-cream and Italian ice. However, doing day two… Continue reading Tony’s Tonsillectomy Adventure- Day 3

Tonsillectomy Recovery in Scotland

Scott Shares His Experience With Tonsillectomy and Recovery With Tips: Thought I’d share my story – I am a 29 year old male from Scotland and underwent a tonsillectomy by NHS Scotland and wanted to share my story so people in the UK know what to expect. I’m afraid ‘jell-o’, ‘applesauce’ and sports drinks are… Continue reading Tonsillectomy Recovery in Scotland

Tonsillectomy With Diabetes Type 2

Tasting After Tonsillectomy

Sense of Taste After Tonsillectomy Hello, I’m from Greece  and I’m male, 49.  I had a tonsillectomy at 28 September 2016. The operation went well but I had a lot of pain for 20 days and swollen tissues especially the uvula and a tissue on the right of it, where I had the bigger tonsil.… Continue reading Tonsillectomy With Diabetes Type 2

Daily Tonsillectomy Recovery

Tonsillectomy Recovery Experience

Chelsea’s Tonsillectomy Recovery Story I am a 21 year old female who got her tonsils and adenoids taken out on January 11, 2017. Day 1 (surgery day) I woke up from surgery at 9:30 AM with minimal pain, felt like a sore throat. I ate a cup of applesauce and drank 2 cups of apple… Continue reading Daily Tonsillectomy Recovery