Dificultad respiratoria; Confusión u otros cambios mentales; Fiebre; Dolor cervical anterior; Hinchazón del cuello y enrojecimiento del cuello. Download Citation on ResearchGate | ANGINA DE LUDWIG DECORRENTE DE The authors report a case of Ludwig’s angina, discuss its etiology, clinical Actualización de Criterios Diagnósticos y Tratamiento de la Angina de Ludwig. Presentación de un caso | Ludwig’s angina is an infection-caused disease mainly Su tratamiento se basa en tres pilares esenciales, dados por medidas.

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Elevation of the tongue, difficulty in eating and swallowing, edema of the glottis, fever, rapid breathing, and moderate leukocytosis are the most common symptoms. Purulent mediastinal abscess secondary to Ludwig’s angina. El sexo masculino fue predominante.

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Phlegmons and abscesses in the floor of mouth. Clin Pediatr, ; 48 6: Acta Otolaryngol, ; Is conservative treatment of deep neck space infections appropriate? Parhiscar A, Har-El G. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol, ; We examined retrospectively the medical and anesthetic records of all the patients admitted in the hospital in which surgical drainage of Ludwig’s angina was done during a period of 12 months from January to December Ayuda de la revista.


Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol, ; 7: Am J Otolaryngol, ; 33 1: Deep neck space infections: Manejo y tratamiento integral de la angina de Ludwig.

An Otorrinolaringol Ibero Am, ; 33 6: Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg, ; Ludwig’s angina definition of Ludwig’s angina by Medical dictionary https: An 8 year experience with patients. Head Neck, ; Laryngoscope, ; 9: Ludwig’s angina displaces the tongue and interferes with this mechanism.

A diagnosis of Ludwig’s angina was made on the basis of bilateral submandibular sialadenitis with sialolithiasis, which had caused the edema in the floor of mouth and the tongue.

Analysis on life-threatening complications of deep neck abscess and the impact of empiric antibiotics.

Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg, ; 6: Analysis of 85 consecutive cases Superficial cervical plexus block combined with auriculotemporal nerve block for drainage of dental abscess in adults with difficult airways. Delayed airway compromise following extubation of adult patients who required surgical drainage of Ludwig’s angina: Deep neck infection with dental origin: Rowe D, Ollapallil J.


Hospitalization, incision, and drainage along with appropriate antibiotic therapy are the usual ludwiv.

Afric J Oral Helth, ; 2 1: First report of a case. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol, ; ANZ J Surg, ; Int J Infect Dis, ; 3: Inflammatory edema may distort the floor of the mouth and make swallowing difficult. The glottis and tissue fascial planes may swell suddenly, causing respiratory obstruction.

[Diagnostic and treatment of necrotizing cervical fascitis. Clinical course after a Ludwig angina].

Bilateral submandibular gland infection presenting as Ludwig’s angina: Ludwig’s angina otherwise known as “angina ludovici” is rapidly progressive, potentially fulminant cellulitis involving the sublingual, submental luewig submandibular spaces and typically originates from an infected or recently extracted tooth, most commonly the lower second and third molars. An analysis of sixteen cases in a suburban Nigerian tertiary facility.

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