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705 Possible Causes for Collar of Stokes, Neck Edema

  • Ludwig's Angina

    Tongue protrusion culminating in rapid and progressive airway obstruction. 11.  As disease continues – swelling of neck , edema of glottis occur  Causes serious risk of[slideshare.net] During the following hours, neck and tongue edema developed. He was started on broad-spectrum antibiotics empirically.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The swelling and induration of the anterior neck, described as brawny edema, begins under the mandible and extends down to the level of the hyoid bone.[journals.lww.com]

  • Superior Vena Cava Syndrome

    Physical examination showed collar of Stokes and extensive collateral circulation in the neck and anterosuperior thoracic region, as well as a large testicular mass.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Facial edema, dyspnea, cough, dysphagia together with neck and upper extremity distension are most frequently reported.[symptoma.com] […] of Stokes Pemberton's signSuperior vena cava syndrome usually presents more gradually with an increase in symptoms over time as malignancies increase in size or invasiveness[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Traumatic Asphyxia

    The patient had facial purple congestion, diffuse head and neck edema and petechiae in the entire face, neck and upper chest (Figure 1).[ijcasereportsandimages.com] Traumatic asphyxia is cervicofacial cyanosis and edema and petechial hemorrhages of the face, neck, and upper chest that happens because of a compressive compel to the thoracoabdominal[imedpub.com] Patient with facial cyanosis and edema with cutaneous petechiae, subconjuctival hemmorhages, and echymosis across the anterior neck.[westjem.com]

  • Subcutaneous Emphysema

    Edema in the neck or upper chest may compress the trachea, cause airway obstruction, and require emergency endotracheal intubation or tracheostomy. 1 If your patient develops[journals.lww.com] There was no pallor, cyanosis, jaundice, lymphadenopathy, pedal edema or clubbing. Her oral and throat examination was normal.[casereports.in] Your physical assessment will generally reveal edema of the affected area along with subcutaneous crepitus—a crackling sensation under the skin during palpation.[journals.lww.com]

    Missing: Collar of Stokes
  • Peritonsillar Abscess

    April 1994, Volume 162, Number 4 Citation: American Journal of Roentgenology. 1994;162: 961-964. 10.2214/ajr.162.4.8141026 ABSTRACT : Clinical differentiation of peritonsillar abscess from peritonsillar cellulitis can be difficult and often relies on blind needle aspiration of the tonsillar fossa to locate pus. The objective of[…][ajronline.org]

    Missing: Collar of Stokes
  • Retropharyngeal Abscess

    In complex cases, an emergency tracheotomy may be required to prevent upper airway obstruction caused by edema in the neck.[en.wikipedia.org] Abstract Kawasaki disease with retropharyngeal edema (KD with RPE) is a rare complication, and it is diagnosed by neck CT.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] COMMENT: This 2-year-old female presented with a history of upper respiratory tract infection and swelling of the left side of the neck with palpable tenderness.[5minuteconsult.com]

    Missing: Collar of Stokes
  • Parapharyngeal Abscess

    However, CT scan is not specific in differentiating an abscess from cellulitis or inflammatory edema.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Torticolis Retropharyngeal edema and swollen lymph nodes causing the laxity of the ligaments and structures at the atlantoaxial level resulting asymmetrical head or neck position[explainmedicine.com] COMMENT: This 2-year-old female presented with a history of upper respiratory tract infection and swelling of the left side of the neck with palpable tenderness.[5minuteconsult.com]

    Missing: Collar of Stokes
  • Mediastinal Emphysema

    There was no pallor, cyanosis, jaundice, lymphadenopathy, pedal edema or clubbing. Her oral and throat examination was normal.[casereports.in] Pallor, icterus, cyanosis, jugular venous pressure, lymphadenopathy, and pedal edema were negative.[mjdrdypu.org] There was swelling around her neck and shoulder region bilaterally. On palpation crepitations were present. There were no such findings on chest wall or abdomen.[casereports.in]

    Missing: Collar of Stokes
  • Mediastinal Abscess

    All clinicians evaluating a "sore throat" should consider neck edema or gas on neck radiograms as evidence of cervical abscess, and subsequent widening of the mediastinum[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Cricothyroidotomy is usually not a good option with in patients with massive neck edema.[utmb.edu] Retropharyngeal abscesses should be considered the most dangerous deep neck space abscess because complications include supraglottic edema with airway obstruction, aspiration[utmb.edu]

    Missing: Collar of Stokes
  • Acute Mediastinitis

    Eur Radiol. 2005 Aug;15(8):1569-74. Epub 2004 Dec 31. Abstract The objective of this study was to describe CT findings and to determine the diagnostic value of CT in diagnosis of acute mediastinitis. CT findings were retrospectively studied in 40 patients with suspected acute mediastinitis, including 28 postoperative[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Neck Edema

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