Bezold abscess

Case contributed by Dr Amir Rezaee


Persistent ear discharge and hearing loss on right side.

Patient Data

Age: 32
Gender: Male

Right sided otitis media is seen with bony erosion, and abscess formation in infratemporal fossa.

Case Discussion

This case shows a frequent complication of otitis media, termed as Bezold abscess.

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Case information

rID: 21645
Published: 7th Feb 2013
Last edited: 10th May 2020
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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