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58 Possible Causes for Aphagia, Ludwig's Angina, Odynophagia

  • Retropharyngeal Abscess

    […] especially for small children, in case of hypopharyngeal foreign body or if the patient is not cooperating, except when a large pharyngolaryngeal foreign body results in a aphagia[panafrican-med-journal.com] angina, retropharyngeal abscess and other deep collections of the head and neck usually are the cause of considerable anxiety and call for a thorough knowledge of the anatomy[jamanetwork.com] A case of tuberculous retropharyngeal abscess is described here presenting with odynophagia and Horner's syndrome.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Parapharyngeal Abscess

    IMPENDING AIRWAY DISASTER TRIAD Rapid onset aphagia or severe dysphagia, frequently associated with a severe sore throat Rapid onset laryngeal voice change: hoarse, croaky[entsho.com] Symptoms and Signs Most patients have fever, sore throat, odynophagia, and swelling in the neck down to the hyoid bone.[msdmanuals.com] Anaerobic infection of the buccal space (such as Ludwig's angina) not evolving the parotid have to be differentiated from parotitis.[anaerobicinfections.blogspot.com]

  • Acute Epiglottitis

    IMPENDING AIRWAY DISASTER TRIAD Rapid onset aphagia or severe dysphagia, frequently associated with a severe sore throat Rapid onset laryngeal voice change: hoarse, croaky[entsho.com] Differential Diagnosis: • DDx of adult epiglottitis includes: • Infectious processes: Mononucleosis, diphtheria, pertussis, croup, tonsillitis, Ludwig’s angina with retropharyngeal[slideshare.net] Other important clinical factors to consider are odynophagia, drooling, hoarseness, muffled voice, dyspnoea, swelling of the posterior side of the epiglottis and a high WBC[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acute Mediastinitis

    […] especially for small children, in case of hypopharyngeal foreign body or if the patient is not cooperating, except when a large pharyngolaryngeal foreign body results in a aphagia[panafrican-med-journal.com] Oropharyngeal infections (such as odontogenic infection, Ludwig's angina and retropharyngeal abscess) can occasionally descend to the mediastinum.[aafp.org] Severe odynophagia and respiratory distress with positive neck or chest findings should raise suspicion of mediastinitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Foreign Body in the Pharynx

    The typical patient with perforation has a good history of foreign body ingestion along with: Severe chest and/or neck pain Odynophagia Aphagia or drooling Tachycardia Tachypnoea[entsho.com] A prolonged buried fish bone mimicking Ludwig angina. Am J Otolaryngol 2011;32:75-6. 2. Baxter EL, Rubin AD. Retained pill capsule remnant in pyriform sinus.[jisponline.com] The patient history revealed that she had previously been treated several times for odynophagia with cervical tumescence, with a history of accidental ingestion of a sharp[omicsonline.org]

  • Acute Subglottic Laryngitis

    The “ epiglottitis triad ”: 1) Severe sore throat with aphagia or severe dysphagia (drooling etc.), usually of rapid onset, 2) Croaky or hoarse voice (like laryngitis rather[atsu.edu] Airway management in Ludwig’s angina. Anaesth Intens Care 1999;27:659-661. 22. Quinn FB. Ludwig’s angina. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 1999;125:599. 23.[ahcmedia.com] Dysphagia (difficulty swallowing) or odynophagia (pain on swallowing). Signs of serious systemic illness.[patient.info]

  • Palmar Abscess

    【大動脈拡張症】 *aortic aneurysm【大動脈動脈瘤】 *aortic arch syndrome【大動脈弓症候群】(略 AAS) *aortic atresia【大動脈弁閉鎖】(略 AA) *aortic stenosis【大動脈弁狭窄】 *aortitis【大動脈炎】 *aortosclerosis【大動脈硬化(症)】 *aphagia[medo.jp] We herein report the case of a 5-year-old male who presented with fever, cervical lymphadenopathy and odynophagia.[ci.nii.ac.jp] Fever is seldom prominent and severe sore throat with odynophagia are uncommon.[microbiologybook.org]

  • Croup

    The “ epiglottitis triad ”: 1) Severe sore throat with aphagia or severe dysphagia (drooling etc.), usually of rapid onset , 2) Croaky or hoarse voice (like laryngitis rather[atsu.edu] Angina Peritonsillar Abscess Retropharyngeal Abscess Diphtheria Paraquat Poisoning (Herbicides) Smoke Inhalation Foreign Body Aspiration (esp. 3 years old) History of Choking[fpnotebook.com] […] the tonsil CT with intravenous contrast media Gram-positive organisms (including β-lactamase producing), gram-negative organisms, anaerobes Retropharyngeal abscess Fever, odynophagia[aafp.org]

  • Gradenigo's Syndrome

    […] thoracic aperture apertura thoracis inferior 胸郭下口 " (ラ) 同 orbital apex apex of orbit 眼窩尖端 " 同 apical pneumonia apex pneumonia 肺尖部肺炎 " 同 apex pulmonis(ラ) 肺尖 " apex of lung aphagia[upslide.site] - Infectious mononucleosis - Diptheria - Apthous ulcers - Agranulocytosis - Ludwig's angina - T : Trauma causes of SNHL. 1.Congenital -Prenatal factors -Paranatal factors[medicalgeek.com] […] prosthesis palatal tensor muscle palatalized articulation palate palatine arch palatine nerves palatine tonsil palatoglossal arch palatoglossal muscle palatopharyngeal arch 同 odynophagia[upslide.site]

  • Carotid Cavernous Sinus Fistula

    *alopecia circumscripta 【円錐角膜】*keratoconus 【円柱腫】*cylindroma 【嚥下困難】【嚥下障害】*dysphagia 【嚥下性肺炎】*deglutition pneumonia 吸引性肺炎、吸入性肺炎 【嚥下痛】*deglutition pain *odynophagia 【嚥下不能症】*aphagia[medo.jp] angina 【ループス腎炎】*lupus nephritis[L] (略 LN) (類) 【類壊死症】*necrobiosis ( 死生) 【類癌】*cancroid 【類骨象牙質】*osteodentin 【類脂質性類壊死症】*necrobiosis lipoidica[L] ( リポイド類壊死症) 【類上皮平滑筋腫】*epithelioid[medo.jp] 円形脱毛症】*alopecia areata *alopecia circumscripta 【円錐角膜】*keratoconus 【円柱腫】*cylindroma 【嚥下困難】【嚥下障害】*dysphagia 【嚥下性肺炎】*deglutition pneumonia 吸引性肺炎、吸入性肺炎 【嚥下痛】*deglutition pain *odynophagia[medo.jp]