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Retropharyngeal abscess

Retropharyngeal abscess: Introduction

Retropharyngeal abscess: An abscess (pus-filled cavity) in the back of the throat. Prompt treatment is needed to avoid obstruction of airways and other complications including death. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Retropharyngeal abscess is available below.

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Retropharyngeal abscess: Complications

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Definitions of Retropharyngeal abscess:

A soft tissue infection of the throat with entry usually by the pharynx but sometimes as an extension of a lateral neck infection resulting from a neck injury. The major risk is upper airway obstruction caused by pharyngeal swelling. (Daniel R. Masys, from a written communication) - (Source - Diseases Database)

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  1. Retropharyngeal abscess: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Types
  7. Complications

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