Apart from genetic predisposition; it can facilitate Adenoid hypertrophy with contaminated air, high allergenicity, cigarette smoke, high microbial concentration and long periods in allergen-rich media.
Depending on the adenoid growth, nasal obstruction, mouth-to-mouth sleep, recurrent sinus infections in children, middle ear infections and middle ear fluid may be seen.
In children with enlarged adenoids, the appearance of a mouth that appears to be open and that there is little communication around can occur. This condition is called "adenoid face".
Children with large adenoids may experience decreased sleep quality and signs of sleep apnea. Repeated episodes of sleep apnea can be seen in children, especially those with tonsils and natriuretic g…