An unusual abscess formation in the masticator space after acupressure massage: a case report


Clinical features of masticator-space abscess (MSA) are very similar to those of parotitis or temporomandibular disorder (TMD), making early differential diagnosis difficult. Local causes of MSA include nerve block anesthesia, infection after tooth extraction, and trauma to the temporomandibular joint (TMJ); the systemic cause is immunodeficiency… (More)
DOI: 10.5125/jkaoms.2015.41.1.52


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