The effect of radiofrequency ablation on microbiology of the tonsils


Karadag S., Ozkiris M., Kubilay U., Soyletir G.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY, vol.76, no.11, pp.1654-1657, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 76 Issue: 11
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2012.07.039
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1654-1657

Abstract

Objective: To investigate the effect of tonsil size reduction using temperature controlled radiofrequency on the number of pathogenic bacteria in the tonsil tissue.