Cervicofacial actinomycosis

Known as: Actinomycoses, Cervicofacial, jaw lumpy, Actinomycosis, Cervicofacial 
A form of ACTINOMYCOSIS characterized by slow-growing inflammatory lesions of the lymph nodes that drain the mouth (lumpy jaw), reddening of the… (More)
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2008
2008
INTRODUCTION Oral ulceration has many causes and is a common presenting symptom in otolaryngology. CASE REPORT This article… (More)
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2005
2005
Cervicofacial actinomycosis is an uncommon but fascinating infection of the head and neck. Most cases are odontogenic in origin… (More)
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2005
2005
Cervicofacial actinomycosis, a rare chronic infectious disease, is, however, an important clinical entity, due to the… (More)
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2004
2004
OBJECTIVES Actinomycosis is quite an infrequent bacterial infection nowadays. However it can be considered in cases with a… (More)
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1994
1994
An unusual case of cervicofacial actinomycosis presenting as acute upper airway obstruction and demanding urgent tracheostomy is… (More)
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1993
1993
Two cases of cervicofacial actinomycosis, resulting in submandibular swelling, are presented. How actinomycosis may present under… (More)
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1993
1993
This article presents two cases of actinomycosis. Case 1 was a 39-year-old man who was first seen with the chief complaint of… (More)
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1993
1993
Actinomycosis, a chronic suppurative bacterial infection characterized by draining sinuses that discharge "sulfur granules," can… (More)
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1985
1985
The minimum inhibitory concentrations for erythromycin, clindamycin, lincomycin, tetracycline and minocycline have been… (More)
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1975
1975
Cervicofacial actinomycosis is a disease that is currently encountered as a pseudotumor entity or cold abscess. The frequent use… (More)
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