When Should Tonsils Be Removed?

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Solina says her 5-year-old son "is always coming down with a sore throat," and she wants to know if getting his tonsils removed would help. Ear, nose and throat surgeon Dr. Andrew Ordon explains the criteria for deciding when a tonsillectomy is needed.