Ellsworth Municipal Hospital

Healthcare You
Can Count On

Print    Email
Decrease (-) Restore Default Increase (+)

Spanish Encyclopedia


Absceso del espacio faringomaxilar

Definición:

Es la hinchazón e irritación (inflamación) o presencia de pus en el área comprendida entre la garganta y el maxilar superior.



Nombres alternativos:



Causas:



Síntomas:



Pruebas y exámenes:



Tratamiento:



Grupos de apoyo:



Expectativas (pronóstico):



Posibles complicaciones:



Cuándo contactar a un profesional médico:



Prevención:



Referencias:

Shirley WP, Woolley AL, Wiatrack BJ. Pharyngitis and adenotonsillar disease. In: Cummings CW, Flint PW, Haughey BH, et al., eds. Otolaryngology: Head & Neck Surgery. 5th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier Mosby; 2010:chap 196.

Melio FR. Upper respiratory tract infections. In: Marx JA, Hockberger RS, Walls RM et al, eds. Rosen's Emergency Medicine: Concepts and Clinical Practice. 7th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier Mosby; 2009:chap 73.




Fecha de revisión: 11/9/2012
Versión en inglés revisada por: Seth Schwartz, MD, MPH, Otolaryngologist, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, David R. Eltz, Stephanie Slon, and Nissi Wang.
Traducción y localización realizada por: DrTango, Inc.

The information provided herein should not be used during any medical emergency or for the diagnosis or treatment of any medical condition. A licensed medical professional should be consulted for diagnosis and treatment of any and all medical conditions. Call 911 for all medical emergencies. Links to other sites are provided for information only -- they do not constitute endorsements of those other sites. © 1997- A.D.A.M., Inc. Any duplication or distribution of the information contained herein is strictly prohibited.
adam.com


©  2014 

Hansen Family Hospital | 920 South Oak Street | Iowa Falls, Iowa 50126 | 641-648-4631

Connect with us