Lemierre Syndrome

Known as: Disease, Lemierre, Syndrome, Lemierre's, Lemierre's Syndrome 
A superinfection of the damaged oropharyngeal mucosa by FUSOBACTERIUM NECROPHORUM leading to the secondary septic THROMBOPHLEBITIS of the internal… (More)
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Review
2012
Review
2012
We present a case of a patient with Lemierre's syndrome caused by Fusobacterium necrophorum who developed a right frontal lobe… (More)
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2007
Review
2007
Human infection with Fusobacterium necrophorum usually involves F. necrophorum subsp. funduliforme rather than F. necrophorum… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Lemierre's syndrome is the classical presentation of human necrobacillosis. It is characterized by a primary infection in the… (More)
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2000
2000
Lemierre's syndrome is characterized by an oropharyngeal infection followed by internal jugular vein septic thrombophlebitis and… (More)
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1999
Review
1999
Lemierre's syndrome or postanginal septicaemia (necrobacillosis) is caused by an acute oropharyngeal infection with secondary… (More)
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1999
1999
Postanginal sepsis, or Lemierre's syndrome, is rare but with life-threatening potential involving mainly infants and adolescents… (More)
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1999
1999
Four cases of Lemierre syndrome are reported in which metastatic abscesses resulted from septic thrombosis of the internal… (More)
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1996
1996
We report a case of Lemierre syndrome. Although it is seen infrequently, it must be considered in patients with sore throat or… (More)
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1995
1995
Lemierre's disease consists of suppurative thrombophlebitis of the IJV in the presence of oropharyngeal infection and can be… (More)
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1995
1995
Lemierre syndrome, also known as postanginal sepsis, is an illness characterized by the development of a fusobacterial… (More)
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