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(p. 203) The Nose and Throat 

(p. 203) The Nose and Throat
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(p. 203) The Nose and Throat
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Donald W. Winnicott

DOI:
10.1093/med:psych/9780190271336.003.0046
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date: 19 October 2018

Chapter 4 of Clinical Notes on Disorders of Childhood. In this chapter, Winnicott discusses treatment for adenoids and tonsils complaints, noting the craze for removal of the septic foci in cases where the doctor is unable to make the diagnosis Winnicott argues that no physically healthy child should be operated on for removal of tonsils and adenoids.

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