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ALLMedicine Peritonsillar Abscess Center

Research & Reviews  339 results

Medical Intervention Alone vs Surgical Drainage for Treatment of Peritonsillar Abscess:...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0194599820927328
Otolaryngology--head and Neck Surgery : Official Journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery; Forner D, Curry DE et. al.

Jun 1st, 2020 - Peritonsillar abscesses (PTAs) are common emergency consultations for otolaryngologists. Medical management alone may offer satisfactory treatment without the risk associated with surgical drainage. Therefore, we performed a systematic review of m...

Deep Neck Infections
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/837048-overview

Apr 29th, 2020 - Practice Essentials For centuries, the diagnosis and treatment of deep neck space infections have challenged physicians and surgeons. The complexity and the deep location of this region make diagnosis and treatment of infections in this area diffi...

Deep Neck Infections 
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/837048-print

Apr 29th, 2020 - Practice Essentials For centuries, the diagnosis and treatment of deep neck space infections have challenged physicians and surgeons. The complexity and the deep location of this region make diagnosis and treatment of infections in this area diffi...

Tonsillitis and Peritonsillar Abscess
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/871977-overview

Apr 5th, 2020 - Practice Essentials Tonsillitis is inflammation of the pharyngeal tonsils. The inflammation usually extends to the adenoid and the lingual tonsils; therefore, the term pharyngitis may also be used. Most cases of bacterial tonsillitis are caused by...

Peritonsillar abscess may not always be a complication of acute tonsillitis: A prospect...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7122714
PloS One; Sanmark E, Wikstén J et. al.

Apr 3rd, 2020 - The present study aimed to specify diagnostics for peritonsillar abscesses (PTAs) and to clarify the role of minor salivary glands. This prospective cohort study included 112 patients with acute tonsillitis (AT) and PTA recruited at a tertiary hos...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  345 results

Medical Intervention Alone vs Surgical Drainage for Treatment of Peritonsillar Abscess:...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0194599820927328
Otolaryngology--head and Neck Surgery : Official Journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery; Forner D, Curry DE et. al.

Jun 1st, 2020 - Peritonsillar abscesses (PTAs) are common emergency consultations for otolaryngologists. Medical management alone may offer satisfactory treatment without the risk associated with surgical drainage. Therefore, we performed a systematic review of m...

Deep Neck Infections
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/837048-overview

Apr 29th, 2020 - Practice Essentials For centuries, the diagnosis and treatment of deep neck space infections have challenged physicians and surgeons. The complexity and the deep location of this region make diagnosis and treatment of infections in this area diffi...

Deep Neck Infections 
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/837048-print

Apr 29th, 2020 - Practice Essentials For centuries, the diagnosis and treatment of deep neck space infections have challenged physicians and surgeons. The complexity and the deep location of this region make diagnosis and treatment of infections in this area diffi...

Tonsillitis and Peritonsillar Abscess
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/871977-overview

Apr 5th, 2020 - Practice Essentials Tonsillitis is inflammation of the pharyngeal tonsils. The inflammation usually extends to the adenoid and the lingual tonsils; therefore, the term pharyngitis may also be used. Most cases of bacterial tonsillitis are caused by...

Peritonsillar abscess may not always be a complication of acute tonsillitis: A prospect...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7122714
PloS One; Sanmark E, Wikstén J et. al.

Apr 3rd, 2020 - The present study aimed to specify diagnostics for peritonsillar abscesses (PTAs) and to clarify the role of minor salivary glands. This prospective cohort study included 112 patients with acute tonsillitis (AT) and PTA recruited at a tertiary hos...

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News  3 results

Skill Checkup: Peritonsillar Abscess Drainage
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/904370

Nov 5th, 2018 - The peritonsillar abscess (PTA) remains a common clinical entity in the emergency department and in an otolaryngology practice. The exact incidence has been estimated at 37 cases per 100,000 people per year. The most common treatments for PTAs inc...

Sore Throat in Young Adults May Indicate Serious Illness
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/839928

Feb 17th, 2015 - A sore throat in persons aged 15 to 30 years who test negative for strep may indicate a serious infection with Fusobacterium necrophorum, according to findings of a study published in the February 17 issue of the Annals of Internal Medicine. In th...

Adolescent Pharyngitis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/803837

Abstract and Introduction Abstract Acute pharyngitis is 1 of the 20 most common primary care diagnoses in the United States. The majority are attributed to viral etiologies or allergic rhinitis. Although Group A β-hemolytic streptococcus (GABHS) o...

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