Retropharyngeal Abscess

Known as: Retropharyngeal Abscess [Disease/Finding], abscess retropharyngeal, ABSCESS, RETROPHARYNGEAL 
An accumulation of purulent material in the space between the PHARYNX and the CERVICAL VERTEBRAE. This usually results from SUPPURATION of… (More)
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2010
2010
Kawasaki disease is an acute, self-limiting febrile mucocutaneous vasculitis of infants and young children. Retropharyngeal… (More)
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2008
2008
Cervical infections can cause neck phlegmonosa and occasionally develop lethal mediastinitis. We report a 52-year-old man with a… (More)
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2007
2007
Chronic retropharyngeal abscess caused by tuberculosis is rare. It should be suspected in a person who presents with a… (More)
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2006
2006
With the emergence of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), the incidence of deep neck space infections and associated life… (More)
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2001
2001
From 1993 through 1999, 26 children with retropharyngeal abscess and 2 children with acute epiglottitis were cared for by… (More)
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2000
2000
A retrospective study was conducted on patients with upper aerodigestive tract foreign bodies requiring operative intervention… (More)
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1995
Review
1995
Retropharyngeal abscess is a rare but distinctive cause of airway obstruction in childhood. Early recognition permits emergent… (More)
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1991
1991
Of 31 children with retropharyngeal abscess treated at this hospital between 1954 and 1990, 17 (55%) were 12 months old or less… (More)
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1983
1983
Forty-one patients were examined (39 prospectively and 2 retrospectively) with computed tomography (CT) to determine its value in… (More)
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1980
1980
Retropharyngeal and prevertebral abscesses, although uncommon, present a perplexing diagnostic and therapeutic problem. In the… (More)
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