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ALLMedicine™ Retropharyngeal Abscess Center

Research & Reviews  122 results

Treatments and outcomes of adult parapharyngeal and retropharyngeal abscess: 1882 cases...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjoto.2022.103770
American Journal of Otolaryngology; Konishi T, Sakata A et. al.

Dec 29th, 2022 - Although parapharyngeal and retropharyngeal abscesses are potentially fatal deep neck abscesses, there is limited evidence for the treatment courses for adult patients with these abscesses. We aimed to describe the practice patterns and clinical o...

Clinical features of Kawasaki disease initially mimicking retropharyngeal abscess: a re...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9749284
Pediatric Rheumatology Online Journal; Chen YC, Pan HG et. al.

Dec 14th, 2022 - Incomplete Kawasaki disease (IKD) initially presenting as retropharyngeal abnormality is very rare and is prone to misdiagnosis and missed diagnosis, often leading to poor prognosis. Most patients were misdiagnosed with retropharyngeal abscesses. ...

Emergent Management of Pediatric Epiglottitis
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/801369-overview

Nov 11th, 2022 - Overview Epiglottitis, or supraglottitis, is an inflammation of the epiglottis and/or the supraglottic tissues surrounding the epiglottis. This includes the aryepiglottic folds, arytenoid soft tissue, and, occasionally, the uvula. Epiglottitis is ...

Emergent Management of Pediatric Epiglottitis
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/801369-overview

Nov 11th, 2022 - Overview Epiglottitis, or supraglottitis, is an inflammation of the epiglottis and/or the supraglottic tissues surrounding the epiglottis. This includes the aryepiglottic folds, arytenoid soft tissue, and, occasionally, the uvula. Epiglottitis is ...

Emergent Management of Pediatric Epiglottitis
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/801369-print

Nov 11th, 2022 - Epiglottitis, or supraglottitis, is an inflammation of the epiglottis and/or the supraglottic tissues surrounding the epiglottis. This includes the aryepiglottic folds, arytenoid soft tissue, and, occasionally, the uvula. Epiglottitis is a form of...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1 results

Microbiology of Para- og Retropharyngeal Abscess
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02640456

Apr 27th, 2016 - Patients: Sixty patients aged 18 years or older with para- or retropharyngeal abscess and 12 patients with neck abscess without relation to the pharynx or salivary glands (controls) will be included at five Danish centers. Estimated time of inclus...

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News  5 results

Sore throat, odynophagia, hoarseness, and a muffled, high-pitched voice
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/95945/gastroenterology/sore-throat-odynophagia-hoarseness-and-muffled-high-pitched?channel=162
Cong J. Li, MD, Paul Aronowitz, MD, FACP

Mar 1st, 2013 - A 55-year-old man presents to the emergency department with a sore throat, odynophagia, hoarseness, and a high-pitched muffled voice for 1 day. He is otherwise healthy, with no fever, chills, or exposure to sick contacts.

Don't Rule Out Retropharyngeal Abscess in Sore Throats
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/38730/infectious-diseases/dont-rule-out-retropharyngeal-abscess-sore-throats
Heidi Splete

Consider a retropharyngeal abscess when faced with a drooling child who has a severe sore throat, according to Dr. Marisol Figueira of Boston University.

Culture Confirmation of Negative Rapid Strep Test Results
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/60793/practice-management/culture-confirmation-negative-rapid-strep-test
The Journal of Family Practice; Frederick M. Chen, MD, MPH

CLINICAL QUESTION: Does the use of a high-sensitivity rapid strep test without throat culture result in more complications than a culture-only strategy? BACKGROUND: Because the sensitivity of currently used rapid strep tests is relatively low, man.

Acute Sore Throat? Think Retropharyngeal Abscess
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/27910/infectious-diseases/acute-sore-throat-think-retropharyngeal-abscess
Family Practice News; Heidi Splete

Consider a retropharyngeal abscess when faced with a drooling child who has a severe sore throat, according to Dr. Marisol Figueira of Boston University.

Retropharyngeal Hematoma in the Context of Obstructive Sleep Apnea
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/917746_4

Discussion and Conclusions Today we know that there are many causes of retropharyngeal hematoma, including retropharyngeal abscess, trauma, sudden pressure changes (due to vomiting, coughing and sneezing), foreign body ingestion, surgery, central ...

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