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27 Possible Causes for Atrophic Tonsils

  • Pharyngitis

    Chronic pharyngitis may be catarrhal, hypertrophic or atrophic.[en.wikipedia.org] Tonsillitis is a sub type of pharyngitis. [12] If the inflammation includes both the tonsils and other parts of the throat, it may be called pharyngotonsillitis. [13] Another[ipfs.io] Chronic pharyngitis is the most common otolaringologic disease and may be catarrhal, hypertrophic or atrophic.[schools-wikipedia.org]

  • Pharyngeal Disease

    Chronic pharyngitis may be catarrhal, hypertrophic or atrophic. Tonsillitis is a sub type of pharyngitis.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Oral Submucous Fibrosis

    tonsils . 25% of affected persons may have co-existing leukoplakia .[exodontia.info] tonsils.[screening.iarc.fr] tonsils, shrunken uvula and sinking of the cheeks, not commensurate with age or nutritional status.[waent.org]

  • Brandt Syndrome

    "Dysgammaglobulinemia" has been reported in one infant 2 and defective chemotaxis in another three patients. 3 Limited autopsy observations showed atrophic thymus, tonsils[pediatrics.aappublications.org]

  • Purine-Nucleoside Phosphorylase Deficiency

    The cause of primary immunodeficiency has expanded to nearly 200 distinct disorders. An improved understanding of these disorders has resulted in decreased morbidity and mortality with reciprocal improved life expectancy. Obstetricians should have knowledge of primary immunodeficiency, as more women with these[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Chronic Tonsillitis

    , hard, atrophic or sluggish, releasing a cloudy or purulent fluid when pressure is applied; inflammatory biological syndrome: hyperleukocytosis and raised C-reactive protein[campus.cerimes.fr] One hundred cases aged 4-20 years and suffering from chronic tonsillitis were examined for Toxoplasma antibodies using indirect immunofluorescent test (IFAT).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] associated with white exudates, which are prolonged, with significant adenopathies and long-lasting asthenia; persistence of these angina types: inflammatory condition of the tonsils[campus.cerimes.fr]

  • Peritonsillar Abscess

    […] rhinitis , Hay fever ) · Nasal polyp · Deviated septum tonsil : Tonsillitis · Adenoid hypertrophy · Peritonsillar abscess Neck pharynx : Pharyngitis ( Strep throat ) larynx[wikidoc.org] […] glossitis ( K14.4 ) tonsil J36 circumtonsillar J36 intratonsillar J36 peritonsillar J36 posttonsillar J36 tonsil J36 (s) (lingual) tonsillopharyngeal J36 Angina (attack)[icd10data.com] Pathology of respiratory system ( J , 460-519 ), respiratory diseases Upper RT (including URTIs , Common cold ) Head sinuses : Sinusitis nose : Rhinitis ( Vasomotor rhinitis , Atrophic[wikidoc.org]

  • Tonsillar Abscess

    […] glossitis ( K14.4 ) tonsil J36 circumtonsillar J36 intratonsillar J36 peritonsillar J36 posttonsillar J36 tonsil J36 (s) (lingual) tonsillopharyngeal J36 Angina (attack)[icd10data.com] K14.0 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K14.0 Glossitis 2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Applicable To Abscess of tongue Ulceration (traumatic) of tongue Type 1 Excludes atrophic[icd10data.com]

  • Mendelson's Syndrome

    […] rhinitis , Hay fever ) · Nasal polyp · Deviated septum tonsil : Tonsillitis · Adenoid hypertrophy · Peritonsillar abscess Neck pharynx : Pharyngitis ( Strep throat ) larynx[wikidoc.org] Pathology of respiratory system ( J , 460-519 ), respiratory diseases Upper RT (including URTIs , Common cold ) Head sinuses : Sinusitis nose : Rhinitis ( Vasomotor rhinitis , Atrophic[wikidoc.org]

  • Pulmonary Consolidation

    […] rhinitis , Hay fever ) · Nasal polyp · Deviated septum tonsil : Tonsillitis · Adenoid hypertrophy · Peritonsillar abscess Neck pharynx : Pharyngitis ( Strep throat ) larynx[wikidoc.org] Pathology of respiratory system ( J , 460-519 ), respiratory diseases Upper RT (including URTIs , Common cold ) Head sinuses : Sinusitis nose : Rhinitis ( Vasomotor rhinitis , Atrophic[wikidoc.org]

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