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75 Possible Causes for Parapharyngeal Abscess, Peritonsillar Abscess

  • Acute Catarrhal Tonsillitis

    Parapharyngeal abscess Cervical abscess AOM Rheumatic fever Acute Glomerulonephritis Subacute bacterial endocarditis D/D: D/D Membranous tonsillitis Diphtheria Vincent’s[] Research of Acute Catarrhal Tonsillitis has been linked to Tonsillitis, Streptococcal Infections, Abscess, Peritonsillar Abscess, Infective Disorder.[] COMPLICATIONS chronic tonsillitis peritonsillar abscessparapharyngeal abscess cervical abscess acute otitis media rheumatic fever acute glomerulo nephritis sub acute[]

  • Peritonsillar Abscess

    parapharyngeal abscesses.[] Brain abscess: This is a rare but lethal complication of peritonsillar abscess. Peritonsillar abscess is most commonly caused by group A β-hemolytic streptococcus.[] This study was designed to evaluate the efficacy and morbidity of immediate tonsillectomy used to treat peritonsillar abscess (quinsy) and parapharyngeal abscess.[]

  • Parapharyngeal Abscess

    Imaging studies are equally important in the assessment of a parapharyngeal abscess.[] […] with concurrent peritonsillar abscess.[] A parapharyngeal abscess is a deep neck space abscess of the parapharyngeal space (or pharyngomaxillary space), which is lateral to the superior pharyngeal constrictor muscle[]

  • Acute Epiglottitis

    Differential diagnosis Patient very unwell; rare: Deep neck space infection eg : Retropharyngeal abscess Parapharyngeal abscess Patient moderately unwell; common: Croup (in[] We report four cases of acute epiglottitis with a peritonsillar abscess originating from the inferior pole of the palatine tonsil.[] Two patients had concurrent acute tonsillitis and one had a peritonsillar abscess. Blood cultures were negative in all cases.[]

  • Group A Beta-hemolytic Streptococcal Pharyngitis

    abscess ( J36 ) pharyngeal abscess ( J39.1 ) retropharyngeal abscess ( J39.0 ) Type 2 Excludes chronic pharyngitis ( J31.2 ) Acute pharyngitis Approximate Synonyms Streptococcal[] These complications include otitis media, sinusitis, cervical adenitis and retropharyngeal or peritonsillar abscess.[] Poststreptococcal sequelae Suppurative complications that ensued from the spread of beta-hemolytic group A streptococcus to adjacent structures (such as peritonsillar abscess[]

  • Tonsillitis

    abscess and retropharyngeal abscess, respectively.[] […] tonsils are infected in patients with peritonsillar abscess.[] RESULTS: With regard to the tonsillitis-related complications, 17 patients had peritonsillar abscess (9.4%); five, parapharyngeal abscess (2.8%); and two, retropharyngeal[]

  • Tonsillar Abscess

    Peritonsillar abscesses and some parapharyngeal abscesses push the tonsils forward.[] Can Peritonsillar Abscess Be Prevented?[] Retropharyngeal abscess, lateral pharyngeal (parapharyngeal) abscess, and peritonsillar cellulitis/abscess. In: Kliegman RM, Stanton BF, St. Geme JW, Schor NF, eds.[]

  • Retropharyngeal Abscess

    There were 17 retropharyngeal abscesses and 11 parapharyngeal abscesses; 3 children suffered from both conditions.[] OBJECTIVES: To describe national trends in retropharyngeal abscess (RPA) complicating peritonsillar abscess (PTA) and to determine factors associated with RPA in patients[] ( ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J36 Peritonsillar abscess 2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Includes abscess of tonsil peritonsillar cellulitis quinsy Type 1 Excludes[]

  • Ludwig's Angina

    Based on clinical and operative findings, these abscesses were categorized as retropharyngeal abscess (29 patients), parapharyngeal abscess (10 patients), Ludwig's angina[] Mandibular fractures, traumatic laceration of the floor of the mouth, and peritonsillar abscesses are other concomitant clinical features.[] Sialadenitis  Peritonsillar Abscess  Open Mandibular Fracture  Infected Thyroglossal Duct Cyst  Epiglottitis  Oral Lacerations  Tongue Piercing  Upper Respiratory[]

  • Pharyngitis

    A neck CT-scan showed a large parapharyngeal abscess.[] Most children with pharyngitis have benign, self-limited disease with infrequent complications such as peritonsillar abscess, mastoiditis, or lymphadenitis.[] It can also spread to the neck causing pus collection in the neck (parapharyngeal abscess and retropharyngeal space abscess).[]

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