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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.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 ...

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.healthline.com/human-body-maps/tonsil

The palatine tonsils are located at the back of the throat. One tonsil is located on the left side of the throat and the other is located on the right side. The tonsils ...

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.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 ...

medlineplus.gov/adenoids.html

Feb 1, 2017 ... They, along with the tonsils, are part of the lymphatic system. The lymphatic system clears away infection and keeps body fluids in balance.

emedicine.medscape.com/article/1899367-overview

Jul 20, 2015 ... The palatine tonsils are dense compact bodies of lymphoid tissue that are located in the lateral wall of the oropharynx, bounded by the ...