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 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

Abstract

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