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ALLMedicine™ Peritonsillar Abscess Center

Research & Reviews  381 results

Peritonsillar abscess drainage: using oropharyngeal endoscopy as a therapeutic adjunct ...
https://doi.org/10.1017/S0022215121000050
The Journal of Laryngology and Otology; Sawhney A, Bidaye R et. al.

Feb 18th, 2021 - Peritonsillar abscess, or quinsy, is one of the most common emergency presentations to ENT departments, and is the most common deep tissue infection of the head and neck. In the UK, junior members of the ENT team are regularly required to independ...

Empiric treatment for peritonsillar abscess: A single-center experience with medical th...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjoto.2021.102954
American Journal of Otolaryngology; Zebolsky AL, Dewey J et. al.

Feb 13th, 2021 - Compare the use of medical therapy alone (MTA) with surgical therapy (ST) for the empiric treatment of peritonsillar abscess (PTA). A consecutive cohort of patients treated for PTA at our institution from May 2013 to February 2019 was analyzed. De...

Invasive fungal pharyngitis in a pediatric bone marrow transplant patient.
https://doi.org/10.1111/petr.13853
Pediatric Transplantation; Redmann AJ, Myer CM et. al.

Jan 23rd, 2021 - Invasive fungal disease of the head and neck is a potentially fatal infection most commonly seen in immunocompromised patients. Even in the setting of combined surgical and medical treatment, prognosis is generally poor. We report the first pediat...

Antibiotics in treatment of peritonsillar infection: clindamycin versus penicillin.
https://doi.org/10.1017/S002221512100013X
The Journal of Laryngology and Otology; Hallgren F, Lindell E et. al.

Jan 22nd, 2021 - This study aimed to compare antibiotic treatment with clindamycin versus penicillin V or G in terms of time to recovery and recurrence in patients with peritonsillar infection, including both peritonsillar cellulitis and peritonsillar abscess. Thi...

Trends in Emergency Department Computed Tomography Usage for Diagnosis of Peritonsillar...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0145561320984996
Ear, Nose, & Throat Journal; Nesemeier R, Jones S et. al.

Jan 12th, 2021 - Peritonsillar abscess (PTA) is the most common deep neck space infection and a frequent cause for otolaryngology consultation. Patients often undergo computed tomography (CT) scan for confirmation in addition to physical examination. Our aims were...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  387 results

Peritonsillar abscess drainage: using oropharyngeal endoscopy as a therapeutic adjunct ...
https://doi.org/10.1017/S0022215121000050
The Journal of Laryngology and Otology; Sawhney A, Bidaye R et. al.

Feb 18th, 2021 - Peritonsillar abscess, or quinsy, is one of the most common emergency presentations to ENT departments, and is the most common deep tissue infection of the head and neck. In the UK, junior members of the ENT team are regularly required to independ...

Empiric treatment for peritonsillar abscess: A single-center experience with medical th...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjoto.2021.102954
American Journal of Otolaryngology; Zebolsky AL, Dewey J et. al.

Feb 13th, 2021 - Compare the use of medical therapy alone (MTA) with surgical therapy (ST) for the empiric treatment of peritonsillar abscess (PTA). A consecutive cohort of patients treated for PTA at our institution from May 2013 to February 2019 was analyzed. De...

Invasive fungal pharyngitis in a pediatric bone marrow transplant patient.
https://doi.org/10.1111/petr.13853
Pediatric Transplantation; Redmann AJ, Myer CM et. al.

Jan 23rd, 2021 - Invasive fungal disease of the head and neck is a potentially fatal infection most commonly seen in immunocompromised patients. Even in the setting of combined surgical and medical treatment, prognosis is generally poor. We report the first pediat...

Antibiotics in treatment of peritonsillar infection: clindamycin versus penicillin.
https://doi.org/10.1017/S002221512100013X
The Journal of Laryngology and Otology; Hallgren F, Lindell E et. al.

Jan 22nd, 2021 - This study aimed to compare antibiotic treatment with clindamycin versus penicillin V or G in terms of time to recovery and recurrence in patients with peritonsillar infection, including both peritonsillar cellulitis and peritonsillar abscess. Thi...

Trends in Emergency Department Computed Tomography Usage for Diagnosis of Peritonsillar...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0145561320984996
Ear, Nose, & Throat Journal; Nesemeier R, Jones S et. al.

Jan 12th, 2021 - Peritonsillar abscess (PTA) is the most common deep neck space infection and a frequent cause for otolaryngology consultation. Patients often undergo computed tomography (CT) scan for confirmation in addition to physical examination. Our aims were...

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News  3 results

Skill Checkup: Peritonsillar Abscess Drainage
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/904370_1

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...

Skill Checkup: Peritonsillar Abscess Drainage
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/904370_2

Nov 5th, 2018 - PTA is rare in infants and children younger than 12 years; the mean age for this disease is 20-30 years. Males and females are affected equally. Needle aspiration can be therapeutic in itself; in some studies, up to 85% of patients were effectivel...

Skill Checkup: Peritonsillar Abscess Drainage
https://reference.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...

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