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Disease Retropharyngeal Abscess

Name Retropharyngeal Abscess
Synonyms Abscesses, Retropharyngeal | Abscess, Retropharyngeal | Retropharyngeal Abscesses
Definition An accumulation of purulent material in the space between the PHARYNX and the CERVICAL VERTEBRAE. This usually results from SUPPURATION of retropharyngeal LYMPH NODES in patients with UPPER RESPIRATORY TRACT INFECTIONS, perforation of the pharynx, or head and neck injuries.
Categories Bacterial infection or mycosis | Ear-nose-throat disease | Mouth disease | Respiratory tract disease
MeSH® ID D017703

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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 Suppuration Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Abscess Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Retropharyngeal Abscess
2. DiseasesStomatognathic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pharyngeal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pharyngitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Retropharyngeal Abscess
3. DiseasesRespiratory Tract Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Respiratory Tract Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pharyngitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Retropharyngeal Abscess
4. DiseasesOtorhinolaryngologic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pharyngeal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pharyngitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Retropharyngeal Abscess

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