Parapharyngeal Abscess

Known as: Lateral Pharyngeal Abscess 
An abscess that develops in the soft tissues of the lateral pharyngeal space.
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2015
2015
Formation of abscesses secondary to erosion of mastoid bone by cholesteatoma is a dreadful complication. Bezold’ abscess is a… (More)
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2015
2015
Parapharyngeal abscess (PPA)-like lesion is a very rare manifestation of Kawasaki disease (KD). Here we report a Chinese case of… (More)
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2010
2010
Kawasaki disease (KD) causes multisystemic vasculitis but infrequently manifests with deep neck infections, such as a… (More)
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2009
2009
Mycoplasma hominis most frequently causes diseases of the genitourinary tract. Extragenital infections are uncommon, with almost… (More)
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2007
2007
To study the circumstances of diagnosis, predisposing factors, bacteriology and therapeutic management of parapharyngeal… (More)
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2004
2004
Parapharyngeal abscess may cause life-threatening complications. Peritonsillar abscess and tonsillitis may result in… (More)
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2004
2004
Deep neck abscesses are life-threatening conditions, in early stages preferably treated by intravenous antibiotic therapy; in… (More)
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND The principle danger of pharyngeal abscess is the risk of rupture overflow into the upper respiratory track. Pyogenic… (More)
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1992
1992
An extracranial carotid artery aneurysm in a child misdiagnosed as a parapharyngeal abscess is presented. Diagnosis modalities of… (More)
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1981
1981
A 38-year-old male suffered from mediastinitis, pericarditis, and bilateral sudden pyopneumothorax as a complication of the… (More)
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