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234 Possible Causes for Tonsillitis, Trismus

  • Peritonsillar Abscess

    CONCLUSIONS: Several findings support the acute tonsillitis hypothesis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Two groups were compared based on time to oral intake, grade of trismus, pain severity and duration of hospitalization.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We present a case of a 30 year old male patient with severe throat pain and trismus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Parapharyngeal Abscess

    Peritonsillar abscess and tonsillitis may result in parapharyngeal abscess.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Trismus is minimal.[msdmanuals.com] Examination found trismus, through which a lateral pharyngeal bulge could be observed.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Tonsillar Abscess

    […] the tonsil.[healthhype.com] Drainage under general anesthesia may be needed for Severe trismus Young, uncooperative patients Impending airway compromise, enlarging masses Steroids Solu-Medrol 125mg IV[fprmed.com] Tonsillitis, Pharyngitis Epidemiology Sore throat is a common complaint in children and adolescents. Most cases of pharyngitis are viral and self-limited.[pedsinreview.aappublications.org]

  • Tonsillitis

    Children who develop tonsillitis have swollen lymph nodes in the neck and also develop patches on the tonsils.[symptoma.com] Patients with pain predominantly on one side, trismus (reduced mouth opening) and a hot-potato voice may have a peritonsillar abscess.[entsho.com] Ear pain and trismus can also occur 1 .[radiopaedia.org]

  • Retropharyngeal Abscess

    We describe the case of a 22-year-old man with a massive retropharyngeal abscess that was caused by inadequate treatment of acute tonsillitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The presenting symptoms, for all patients, were fever, odynophagia, torticollis, and trismus, and the clinical examination showed bulging of the posterior wall of the oropharynx[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] peritonsillar cellulitis quinsy Type 1 Excludes acute tonsillitis ( J03.- ) chronic tonsillitis ( J35.0 ) retropharyngeal abscess ( J39.0 ) tonsillitis NOS ( J03.9- ) Use[icd10data.com]

  • Pharyngitis

    Pharyngitis and Tonsillitis Pharyngitis and tonsillitis are infections in the throat that cause inflammation.[cincinnatichildrens.org] […] worsens DysphagiaDysphagia High feverHigh fever Ipsilateral throat, ear & possibly neck painIpsilateral throat, ear & possibly neck pain  Physical ExamPhysical Exam  Trismus[de.slideshare.net] […] viral etiology Nose Presence of rhinorrhea suggests viral etiology Coryza may be seen in those children less than 3 years of age with GAS pharyngitis Throat Presence of trismus[cdemcurriculum.com]

  • Carcinoma of the Tonsil

    Mucoepidermoid carcinoma originates from minor salivary glands, and it is therefore surprising that it is not more commonly seen in the tonsil.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Trismus, which may be an accompanying sign, is only rarely the only presenting symptom. A case is presented.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Beekhuis GJ, Harrington EB (1965) Trismus. Etiology and management of inability to open the mouth. Laryngoscope 75: 1234–1258 Google Scholar 3.[link.springer.com]

  • Lemierre Syndrome

    Examination revealed pustular exudates on the right tonsil and thrombophlebitis of the right external jugular vein (Panel A, arrows).[content.nejm.org] A 51-year-old woman was hospitalized with a high fever, occipital pain, blepharoptosis, and trismus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 34-year-old woman attended the emergency room with tonsillitis, left head and neck cellulitis, left facial vein thrombosis and lung abscesses.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acute Adenoiditis

    Acute erythematous tonsillitis; Acute erythematous tonsillitis (disorder); Acute exudative tonsillitis; Acute follicular tonsillitis; Acute follicular tonsillitis (disorder[lambdafind.com] Odontogenic Dental caries b)Haematogenic c)Glandular Sub-lingual/mandibular gland infection Organims are strep. viridans and E.coli Symptoms of Ludwig's Angina HIGH FEVER (39) Trismus[quizlet.com] Symptoms include: severe throat pain, fever, drooling, foul breath, trismus (difficulty opening the mouth), and muffled voice quality, such as the hot potato voice (as if[mthoodent.com]

  • Chronic Tonsillitis

    Chronic tonsillitis is defined as more than five attacks of typical throat infection related symptoms per year accompanied by hypertrophy of the tonsils, most frequently caused[symptoma.com] Ear pain and trismus can also occur 1.[radiopaedia.org] […] intake difficulty sleepingLess common symptoms include: nausea fatigue stomach ache vomiting furry tongue bad breath (halitosis) voice changes difficulty opening the mouth (trismus[en.wikipedia.org]

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