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ALLMedicine™ Peritonsillar Abscess Center

Research & Reviews  385 results

Safety of reduced antibiotic prescribing for self limiting respiratory tract infections...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4933936
BMJ (Clinical Research Ed.); Gulliford MC, Moore MV et. al.

Jul 5th, 2016 - To determine whether the incidence of pneumonia, peritonsillar abscess, mastoiditis, empyema, meningitis, intracranial abscess, and Lemierre's syndrome is higher in general practices that prescribe fewer antibiotics for self limiting respiratory t...

Renewal of peritonsillar abscess: Impact of the bacterial species of the infection and ...
https://doi.org/10.1111/coa.12893
Clinical Otolaryngology : Official Journal of ENT-UK ; Of... Wikstén J, Kaltiainen E et. al.

May 3rd, 2017 - To compare the bacterial species and patient clinical features in peritonsillar abscesses between patients who had renewal (renewal group) and those who did not (recovery group). Prospective comparative aetiological study. Tertiary referral centre...

Corticosteroids in peritonsillar abscess treatment: a blinded placebo-controlled clinic...
https://doi.org/10.1002/lary.24283
The Laryngoscope; Chau JK, Seikaly HR et. al.

Jun 24th, 2013 - Sore throat is a common, benign emergency department (ED) presentation; however, peritonsillar abscess (PTA) is a complication that requires aggressive management. Use of systemic corticosteroids (SCSs) in PTA is occurring without clear evidence o...

Fusobacterium necrophorum: most prevalent pathogen in peritonsillar abscess in Denmark.
https://doi.org/10.1086/644616
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Ehlers Klug T, Rusan M et. al.

Oct 21st, 2009 - Group A streptococci are commonly regarded as the most prevalent cause of acute bacterial tonsillitis and peritonsillar abscess (PTA). However, the majority of PTA aspirates also contain strains of anaerobes, and accumulating evidence indicates th...

Internal carotid artery pseudoaneurysm with life-threatening epistaxis as a complicatio...
https://doi.org/10.1097/PEC.0b013e3182187539
Pediatric Emergency Care; da Silva PS, Waisberg DR

May 6th, 2011 - Pseudoaneurysm of the cervical internal carotid artery is a very rare, potentially fatal complication of a neck space infection in children associated with high mortality and morbidity. A 3-year-old boy presented with spontaneous massive epistaxis...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  391 results

Safety of reduced antibiotic prescribing for self limiting respiratory tract infections...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4933936
BMJ (Clinical Research Ed.); Gulliford MC, Moore MV et. al.

Jul 5th, 2016 - To determine whether the incidence of pneumonia, peritonsillar abscess, mastoiditis, empyema, meningitis, intracranial abscess, and Lemierre's syndrome is higher in general practices that prescribe fewer antibiotics for self limiting respiratory t...

Renewal of peritonsillar abscess: Impact of the bacterial species of the infection and ...
https://doi.org/10.1111/coa.12893
Clinical Otolaryngology : Official Journal of ENT-UK ; Of... Wikstén J, Kaltiainen E et. al.

May 3rd, 2017 - To compare the bacterial species and patient clinical features in peritonsillar abscesses between patients who had renewal (renewal group) and those who did not (recovery group). Prospective comparative aetiological study. Tertiary referral centre...

Corticosteroids in peritonsillar abscess treatment: a blinded placebo-controlled clinic...
https://doi.org/10.1002/lary.24283
The Laryngoscope; Chau JK, Seikaly HR et. al.

Jun 24th, 2013 - Sore throat is a common, benign emergency department (ED) presentation; however, peritonsillar abscess (PTA) is a complication that requires aggressive management. Use of systemic corticosteroids (SCSs) in PTA is occurring without clear evidence o...

Fusobacterium necrophorum: most prevalent pathogen in peritonsillar abscess in Denmark.
https://doi.org/10.1086/644616
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Ehlers Klug T, Rusan M et. al.

Oct 21st, 2009 - Group A streptococci are commonly regarded as the most prevalent cause of acute bacterial tonsillitis and peritonsillar abscess (PTA). However, the majority of PTA aspirates also contain strains of anaerobes, and accumulating evidence indicates th...

Internal carotid artery pseudoaneurysm with life-threatening epistaxis as a complicatio...
https://doi.org/10.1097/PEC.0b013e3182187539
Pediatric Emergency Care; da Silva PS, Waisberg DR

May 6th, 2011 - Pseudoaneurysm of the cervical internal carotid artery is a very rare, potentially fatal complication of a neck space infection in children associated with high mortality and morbidity. A 3-year-old boy presented with spontaneous massive epistaxis...

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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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