PREVALENCE OF ACUTE TONSILLITIS AMONG CHILDREN ATTENDING HANANO HOSPITAL MOGADISHU SOMALIA
Abstract - Tonsillitis refers to any inflammatory process involving the tonsillar tissues of the or pharynx. the main purpose of this research is to determine the prevalence of acute tonsillitis among children at hanano hospital in Mogadishu Somalia objectives of the study was include estimate the prevalence of acute tonsillitis among children attending hanano hospital in Mogadishu – Somalia, The study was carried out at hanano specialist Hospital in Hodan district in Mogadishu Somalia The study conducted from may to July(2022) This study was based on descriptive cross sectional study . method A cross-sectional study is a type of research design in which you collect data from many different individuals at a single point in time The study was conducted at hanano hospital in Mogadishu Somalia. hanano Hospital is a private hospital located in Hodan district, Mogadishu, Somalia. . The study was used Slovene’s formula to determine the sample size of the actual respondents Slovene’s formula The study was based on simple random sampling Primary Source (2022 ) Problem statement Surgery of the tonsillitis still one of the most frequent procedures during childhood. Due to aseries of fatal outcomes after hemorrhage in children slowly However, no national guidelines exist and the frequency of tonsil surgery varies across the country.