WONDER #602: Why Do We Have Tonsils?
Question 1 of 3
This Wonder was mostly about...
- the most common types of surgery that people have during childhood.
- how to recover from a tonsil infection.
- what the tonsils do and why they sometimes need to be removed.
- what makes the tonsils the most important organs in the human body.
Question 2 of 3
When the tonsils become infected by a virus or bacteria, it’s called ____________.
- strep throat
Question 3 of 3
Which is NOT a symptom of tonsillitis?
- Swollen neck glands
- Sore throat
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