"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.
O'Connell BP, Dobbie AM, Oyer SL, Montiel M, Hufnagle K, Patel KG, Discolo CM, Nguyen SA, White DR. The impact of adenoid size on rate of revision sphincter pharyngoplasty. Laryngoscope. 2014 Sep; 124(9):2170-5.
Andreoli SM, Schlosser RJ, Wang LF, Mulligan RM, Discolo CM, White DR. Adenoid ciliostimulation in children with chronic otitis media. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2013 Jan; 148(1):135-9.
Wang LF, White DR, Andreoli SM, Mulligan RM, Discolo CM, Schlosser RJ. Cigarette smoke inhibits dynamic ciliary beat frequency in pediatric adenoid explants. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2012 Apr; 146(4):659-63.
Gillespie MB, Scarlett M, Ingram F, Hoy M. Value-based approach to power-assisted adenoidectomy. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2003 Jul; 112(7):606-10.
Yang B, Schlosser RJ, McCaffrey TV. Signal transduction pathways in modulation of ciliary beat frequency by methacholine. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1997 Mar; 106(3):230-6.
Yang B, Schlosser RJ, McCaffrey TV. Dual signal transduction mechanisms modulate ciliary beat frequency in upper airway epithelium. Am J Physiol. 1996 May; 270(5 Pt 1):L745-51.