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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tonsil

Tonsils are collections of lymphoid tissue facing into the aerodigestive tract. The set of lymphatic tissue known as Waldeyer's tonsillar ring includes the adenoid ...

www.webmd.com/oral-health/picture-of-the-tonsils

Oct 22, 2015 ... WebMD's Tonsils Anatomy Page provides a detailed picture and definition of the tonsils. Also learn about their function, location in the body, ...

www.entnet.org/content/tonsils-and-adenoids

Tonsils and adenoids are the body''s first line of defense as part of the immune system. They “sample” bacteria and viruses that enter the body through the ...

kidshealth.org/en/parents/tonsil.html

Not everyone knows what tonsils do or why they may need to be removed. Knowing the facts can help alleviate the fears of both parents and kids facing a ...

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/tonsillitis/multimedia/inflamed-tonsils/img-20007119

Inflamed tonsils. Inflamed tonsils. Tonsils are fleshy pads located at each side of the back of the throat. Share · Tweet · See more Multimedia ...

www.healthline.com/health/tonsillitis

Apr 18, 2016 ... When tonsils become infected, the condition is called tonsillitis. It's a common childhood ailment and is most often diagnosed in children from ...

www.healthline.com/health/dental-and-oral-health/tonsil-stones

Jun 30, 2016 ... Tonsil stones are hard yellow or white formations that are located on or within the tonsils. It's common for people with tonsil stones to not even ...

patient.info/health/tonsils-and-adenoids

Adenoids and tonsils can cause a range of health conditions such as tonsillitis and glandular fever. Learn more about the condition from Patient.

www.healthline.com/health/white-spots-on-tonsils

Aug 11, 2016 ... White spots on the tonsils have several possible causes. Learn more about causes and treatments.