Presentación de un caso | Ludwig’s angina is an infection-caused disease mainly Su tratamiento se basa en tres pilares esenciales, dados por medidas. Kurien et al (7) realizaron un estudio comparativo entre las causas de la angina de Ludwig en niños y en adultos, observando que en el 52% de los adultos se. Angina de ludwig 2. 1. CCuurrssoo ddee HHiissttoollooggiiaa aaNNggiiNNaa ddee lluuddWWiigg ddrraa:: ggaabbrriieellaa eelliissaa ttoorrrreess oorrttiizz; 2.

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Inability to swallow saliva and stridor raise concern because of imminent airway compromise. Se continuar a navegar, consideramos etiologiia aceita o seu uso. The majority of cases of Ludwig’s angina are odontogenic in etiology, primarily resulting from infections of the second and third molars. Ramesh CandamourtySuresh VenkatachalamM. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol, 10pp.

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Author information Copyright and License information Disclaimer. Am J Med, 53pp. A sinus forceps was introduced to open up the tissue spaces and pus was drained. Infection of the neck spaces: A review of odontogenic infections.

However, elective tracheostomy was planned for airway maintenance with the help of an otolaryngologist. J Otolaryngol, 19pp. Otolaryngol Head and Neck Surg,pp. To improve our services and products, we use “cookies” own or third parties authorized to show advertising related to client preferences through the analyses of navigation customer behavior. Are you a health professional able to prescribe or dispense drugs?


Preoperative appearance with bilateral involvement of the submandibular, sublingual, and the submental spaces showing brawny induration of the swelling. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol.

Ludwig’s Angina – An emergency: A case report with literature review

SJR uses a similar algorithm as the Google page rank; it provides a quantitative and qualitative measure of the journal’s impact. Oral Surg Med Oral Pathol, 78pp. Cuatro pacientes desarrollaron una mediastinitis, falleciendo uno de ellos.

Elective tracheostomy was done under local anesthesia, airway secured and general anesthesia was provided. Postoperative irrigation was done through the drain which was removed after 36 h along with the infected tooth. On physical examination, he ludwg respiratory distress and was toxic in appearance and his vital signs were monitored immediately. Report of a case and rewie of the literature.

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agnina Is conservative treatment of deep neck space infections appropriate?. Deep neck abscesses — changing trends. Early recognition and management are necessary. The incidence of deep neck infections has decreased after the itroduction of antibiotics but they still may be lethal especially when life-threatening complications occur. A review of current airway management.


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Once infection develops, it spreads contiguously to the sublingual space. Continuing navigation will be considered as acceptance of this use.

Ludwig’s angina was coined after the German physician, Wilhelm Friedrich von Ludwig who first described this condition in as a rapidly and frequently fatal progressive gangrenous cellulitis and edema of the soft tissues of the neck and floor of the mouth. You can change the settings or obtain etiolohia information by clicking here. Mouth opening was limited to 1.