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271 Possible Causes for Peritonsillar Abscess

  • Tonsillitis

    […] tonsils are infected in patients with peritonsillar abscess.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Peritonsillar abscess: tonsil antibiotic levels in patients treated by acute abscess surgery. Laryngoscope. 1982 ;92: 80 - 87. Google Scholar Medline ISI 27.[doi.org] Peritonsillar abscess A polymicrobial flora is isolated from peritonsillar abscesses (PTAs).[emedicine.com]

  • Pharyngitis

    Most children with pharyngitis have benign, self-limited disease with infrequent complications such as peritonsillar abscess, mastoiditis, or lymphadenitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Peritonsillar abscess on the left showing uvular deviation ...[accessmedicine.mhmedical.com] Fusobacterium necrophorumFusobacterium necrophorum is a normal inhabitant of the oropharyngeal flora and can occasionally create a peritonsillar abscess.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Acute Catarrhal Tonsillitis

    Research of Acute Catarrhal Tonsillitis has been linked to Tonsillitis, Streptococcal Infections, Abscess, Peritonsillar Abscess, Infective Disorder.[novusbio.com] abscess Parapharyngeal abscess Cervical abscess AOM Rheumatic fever Acute Glomerulonephritis Subacute bacterial endocarditis D/D: D/D Membranous tonsillitis Diphtheria Vincent[authorstream.com] Peritonsillar abscess 25.[slideshare.net]

  • Cellulitis

    Type 2 Excludes abscess of salivary gland ( K11.3 ) abscess of tongue ( K14.0 ) periapical abscess ( K04.6- K04.7 ) periodontal abscess ( K05.21 ) peritonsillar abscess ([icd10data.com] […] mouth ( ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K12.2 Cellulitis and abscess of mouth 2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Applicable To Cellulitis of mouth (floor) Submandibular abscess[icd10data.com]

  • Chronic Tonsillitis

    Peritonsillar abscess: tonsil antibiotic levels in patients treated by acute abscess surgery. Laryngoscope. 1982 ;92: 80 - 87. Google Scholar Medline ISI 27.[doi.org] Peritonsillar abscess A polymicrobial flora is isolated from peritonsillar abscesses (PTAs).[emedicine.com] A unifying theory of tonsillitis, intratonsillar abscess and peritonsillar abscess. Am J Otolaryngol. 2015 ;36: 517 - 520. Google Scholar Medline ISI 12. Passy, V.[doi.org]

  • Streptococcal Pharyngitis

    abscess, retropharyngeal abscess, and viral pharyngitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Potential complications include rheumatic fever and peritonsillar abscess.[en.wikipedia.org] RADTs failed to detect some patients who presented with serious complications of GAS pharyngitis: 29 (4.0%) had peritonsillar abscesses and 2 (0.28%) were diagnosed with acute[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Peritonsillar Abscess

    Peritonsillar abscess is the most common deep infection of the head and neck, occurring primarily in young adults.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Key words: Microbiology; Peritonsillar Abscess.[scielo.br] Brain abscess: This is a rare but lethal complication of peritonsillar abscess. Peritonsillar abscess is most commonly caused by group A β-hemolytic streptococcus.[symptoma.com]

  • Tonsillar Abscess

    Can Peritonsillar Abscess Be Prevented?[rchsd.org] Treatment of Peritonsillar Abscess Our opinion is that treatment of a peritonsillar abscess is best accomplished by surgical incision and drainage![fauquierent.net] Overview What is a peritonsillar abscess?[familydoctor.org]

  • Acute Epiglottitis

    We report four cases of acute epiglottitis with a peritonsillar abscess originating from the inferior pole of the palatine tonsil.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Two patients had concurrent acute tonsillitis and one had a peritonsillar abscess. Blood cultures were negative in all cases.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Radiographs or laryngoscopic evaluation identifies retropharyngeal or peritonsillar abscesses.[internalmedicinejournal.blogspot.com]

  • Halitosis

    OBJECTIVES: This is a clinical case of a 36-year-old Dutch male, patient in the Dr. S. van Mesdag Forensic Psychiatric Centre in Groningen. It demonstrates a short-time effect of a tailored oral hygiene self-care intervention in three sessions over a period of 3 months on halitosis and a patient's oral health-related[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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