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Term: Tonsillectomy / Adenoidectomy Rates

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Glossary Definition

Last Updated: 2006-03-22


The number of tonsillectomy and/or adenoidectomy procedures performed over a three year period per 1,000 children aged 0 to 14 years. Values are adjusted to reflect the 0 to 14 year old population of Manitoba (males and females combined).

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