The contemporary approach to diagnosis and management of peritonsillar abscess

Romaine F. Johnson, Michael G. Stewart

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Abstract

The use of steroids may be beneficial in the treatment of peritonsillar abscess, and different techniques for abscess drainage are still used around the world, with consistently good results.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)157-160
Number of pages4
JournalCurrent Opinion in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery
Volume13
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 2005

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Peritonsillar Abscess
Abscess
Drainage
Steroids
Therapeutics

Keywords

  • Incision and drainage
  • Intraoral ultrasound
  • Peritonsillar abscess

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Otorhinolaryngology
  • Surgery

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The contemporary approach to diagnosis and management of peritonsillar abscess. / Johnson, Romaine F.; Stewart, Michael G.

In: Current Opinion in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Vol. 13, No. 3, 06.2005, p. 157-160.

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