A myringotomy is a procedure to put a hole in the eardrum. This is done so that fluid trapped in the middle ear can drain out. The fluid may be blood, pus, and/or water. In many cases, a small tube is inserted into the hole in the eardrum. The tube helps to maintain drainage.
The tonsils are glands in the back of the throat. A tonsillectomy is the surgical removal of the tonsils.
Removal of tumors or skin lesions involving the head and neck