Important

The most serious thing that can happen after the operation is that there is bleeding. In that case, you must contact health care services IMMEDIATELY. Other problems include infection or insufficient pain relief that can present problems when it comes to drinking enough.

Is the child’s/person’s throat bleeding?

If Yes, contact health care services IMMEDIATELY!

Is there any blood in the saliva?

If Yes, contact health care services for advice.

Does the child/person have a hard time drinking liquid?

If Yes, contact health care services for advice.

Does the child/person suffer from pain despite taking the recommended medication regularly?

If Yes, contact health care services for advice.

Does the child/person have a fever?

A slight fever after the operation is not dangerous. If the patient has a fever and is affected by it, contact health care services for advice.

Important make sure to

  • WHAT you must do and WHOM you should contact in the event of any problems!
  • have any IMPORTANT telephone numbers ready if you need them!