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Disease Ludwig's Angina

Name Ludwig's Angina
Synonyms Angina, Ludwig's | Ludwig Angina | Ludwigs Angina
Definition Severe cellulitis of the submaxillary space with secondary involvement of the sublingual and submental space. It usually results from infection in the lower molar area or from a penetrating injury to the mouth floor. (From Dorland, 27th ed)
Categories Bacterial infection or mycosis | Mouth disease
MeSH® ID D008158
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1. DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Infection Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Ludwig's Angina
2. DiseasesStomatognathic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Mouth Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Ludwig's Angina

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