Surgical removal of tonsils and appendix may lead to heart attack

The surgical removal of the appendix and tonsils before the age of 20 was associated with an increased risk of premature heart attack in a large population study performed in Sweden. Tonsillectomy increased the risk by 44% (hazard ratio 1.44) and appendectomy by 33% (HR 1.33).

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Surgical removal of tonsils and appendix may lead to heart attack
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