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ton·sil·lar

, tonsillary (ton'si-lăr, ton'si-lă-rē),
Relating to a tonsil, especially the palatine tonsil.
Synonym(s): amygdaline (3)

ton·sil·lar

, tonsillary (ton'si-lăr, -lar-ē)
Relating to a tonsil, especially the palatine tonsil.

ton·sil·lar

, tonsillary (ton'si-lăr, -lar-ē)
Relating to tonsils, especially palatine tonsil.
Synonym(s): amygdaline (3) .
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In summary, in the present study, a high proportion of children with chronic tonsillar inflammation and hypertrophy had detectable potentially pathogenic bacteria in tonsillar tissues, as well as in the control patients.
Table 1: Incidental oral mucosal findings in patients attending OPD Incidental oral mucosal findings Number of patients Percentage Dental caries 154 25.6% Stained teeth 75 12.5% Mucosal nicotine staining 52 8.6% Tonsillar inflammation 10 1.7% Leukoplakia 6 1% Cheilitis 5 0.8% Figure 2: Occupation of patients Students 38% Housewives 22% Farmers 15% Labourers 5% Teachers 4% Self employed 4% Shopkeepers/assistants 4% Young children (< 5 yrs) 4% Retired servicemen/women 3% Army servicemen 1% Note: Table made from pie chart.