Deep Neck Abscesses Complicating Acute Fusobacterial Tonsillitis - European Medical Journal

Deep Neck Abscesses Complicating Acute Fusobacterial Tonsillitis

Respiratory
Download PDF
Authors:
*Elisabeth Hui Ling Lee,1 Willem Lodewijk Manson1
Disclosure:

The authors have declared no conflicts of interest.

Received:
29.08.14
Accepted:
13.03.15
Citation
EMJ. ;3[1]:57-59.

Each article is made available under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial 4.0 License.

Abstract

A case of deep neck abscesses due to Fusobacterium necrophorum in a young adult patient after therapy with phenethicillin is reported. The clinical manifestations, diagnostic methods, therapy, and outcome are described.

Please view the full content in the pdf above.

Join our mailing list

To receive the EMJ updates straight to your inbox free of charge, please click the button below.
Join Now