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Parapharyngeal Abscess

Known as: Lateral Pharyngeal Abscess 
An abscess that develops in the soft tissues of the lateral pharyngeal space.
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Review
2017
Review
2017
  • T. E. Klug
  • Danish medical journal
  • 2017
  • Corpus ID: 29927201
PTA is a collection of pus located between the tonsillar capsule and the pharyngeal constrictor muscle. It is considered a… Expand
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Review
2012
Review
2012
UNLABELLED Optimal management of deep neck abscesses has been the subject of debate for more than a century: surgical drainage… Expand
Review
2010
Review
2010
OBJECTIVE To describe the clinical presentation, diagnosis, management and complications of children with retropharyngeal… Expand
Review
2009
Review
2009
Parapharyngeal and retropharyngeal infections, which can potentially cause life-threatening complications, could be treated… Expand
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
To study the circumstances of diagnosis, predisposing factors, bacteriology and therapeutic management of parapharyngeal… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Parapharyngeal infections are rare, but they cause serious morbidity and mortality. Therefore, until now, the recommended… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Objectives: Our intent was to review the clinical signs, computed tomography (CT) scans, treatment, and outcome of parapharyngeal… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Parapharyngeal abscess may cause life-threatening complications. Peritonsillar abscess and tonsillitis may result in… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
A case of spontaneous haemorrhage into the retropharyngeal and parapharyngeal space secondary to bleeding from a thyroid cyst is… Expand
Review
1994
Review
1994
A retrospective review was conducted of 64 patients with deep neck abscesses. Based on clinical and operative findings, these… Expand