"Adenoids" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A collection of lymphoid nodules on the posterior wall and roof of the NASOPHARYNX.
- Pharyngeal Tonsils
- Tonsil, Pharyngeal
- Pharyngeal Tonsil
- Tonsils, Pharyngeal
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Adenoids" by people in Profiles.
Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Preoperative Screening and Postoperative Care. J Am Board Fam Med. 2016 Mar-Apr; 29(2):263-75.
Effect of fluticasone furoate on interleukin 6 secretion from adenoid tissues in children with obstructive sleep apnea. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2011 Jun; 137(6):576-82.
Transcriptomic analysis identifies phosphatases as novel targets for adenotonsillar hypertrophy of pediatric obstructive sleep apnea. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2010 May 15; 181(10):1114-20.
Radiation-induced thyroid cancer: the Chicago experience. Surgery. 2009 Dec; 146(6):979-85.
A mixed cell culture model for assessment of proliferation in tonsillar tissues from children with obstructive sleep apnea or recurrent tonsillitis. Laryngoscope. 2009 May; 119(5):1005-10.
Obstructive sleep apnea in children: relative contributions of body mass index and adenotonsillar hypertrophy. Chest. 2009 Jul; 136(1):137-144.
Leukotriene pathways and in vitro adenotonsillar cell proliferation in children with obstructive sleep apnea. Chest. 2009 May; 135(5):1142-1149.
Corticosteroids suppress in vitro tonsillar proliferation in children with obstructive sleep apnoea. Eur Respir J. 2009 May; 33(5):1077-84.
Intranasal budesonide treatment for children with mild obstructive sleep apnea syndrome. Pediatrics. 2008 Jul; 122(1):e149-55.
Genome-wide gene expression profiling in children with non-obese obstructive sleep apnea. Sleep Med. 2009 Jan; 10(1):75-86.