Tonsillar abscess

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard

Large right sided tonsillar abscess. Note the displacement of the parapharyngeal space.

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Arrow indicates lateral displacement of the right parapharyngeal space.

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Case information

rID: 4942
Published: 8th Nov 2008
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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