Adenoid Inflammation Symptoms

Adenoid which is located behind the nose and above the throat, an immune system organ that is killing bacteria from the outside, can become a very important health problem in some cases. The upper respiratory tract is in constant contact with microorganisms while breathing. There are many lymphoids in the nasal cavity that fight the bacteria that enter the body through respiration from the outside. Because of being in a smoking area and allergic diseases, the lymphoid grows increasingly and causes adenoid inflammation. It is a disease that can be successful when the diagnosis of adenoid inflammation, which started especially in childhood, is recognized rightly and treated early. When this disease, which affects children's development negatively, is treated, the development of children continues on a regular basis.

What are the symptoms of common


  • Difficulty in breathing from the nose due to nasal congestion

  • Difficulty in falling asleep due to breathing problems and snoring

  • Fatigue caused by insomnia

  • Having difficulty in swallowing and pain in the throat

  • Gland in the neck region

  • Ear infections

Problems that are caused by adenoid inflammation


Adenoid inflammation, usually seen in childhood, is a cause of sleep problems in children, thus preventing growth and development and mental development.

When the adenoid fall on stony ground,

  • Diseases that are caused by some infections

  • Growth failure and regression of development

  • Sinusitis and orthodontic disorders

  • Changes in children's palate and dentition

  • State of restlessness and irritability

  • Pharyngitis and vocal fold inflammation

  • Wet the bed at night

  • Speech disorders (speech impediment)

  • Otitis media and pneumonia

  • Nasal obstruction and snoring

  • It can cause failures due to lack of attention.


The diagnosis of common adenoid inflammation

If there is evidence of adenoid inflammation, ear, nose and throat specialist should be consulted. The diagnosis of adenoid inflammation can be examined by endoscopic examination or by x-ray.



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