Peritonsillar abscess – indication for tonsillectomy?

Gabriella Kecskés, Patrice Tran Ba Huy & Herman Philippe
Introduction: The aim of this work was twofold: evaluate the actual recurrence rate of tonsillar or peritonsillar infection following peritonsillar abscess (PTA); and identify the factors which place the patient at risk of recurrence. Methods: Retrospective study of 333 patients admitted in a tertiary[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]