Carotid Sheath Abscess Caused by a Tooth Decay Infection on the Opposite Side

@inproceedings{Tuncturk2015CarotidSA,
  title={Carotid Sheath Abscess Caused by a Tooth Decay Infection on the
Opposite Side},
  author={F. Ruya Tuncturk and Lokman Uzun and M Tayyar Kalcioglu and Oğuz Kadir Eğilmez and Emine Timurlenk and Muferet Erguven},
  booktitle={Case reports in otolaryngology},
  year={2015}
}
Deep neck infections are mortal diseases that need emergency treatment. It can occur at any age but usually in pediatric ages. In this report, a left cervical carotid space abscess of a pediatric patient was discussed. It was interesting that the only origin of the left carotid sheath abscess was right inferior first molar tooth decay. Right neck spaces… CONTINUE READING