DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/issn.2454-5929.ijohns20171210

Retropharyngeal abscess rare presentation in a 11 months old infant: a case report

Roa T. Halawani, Bayan Aboshargyah

Abstract


Retropharyngeal abscess (RPA) is a rare deep neck infection that usually affects young children. It is the most common deep neck infection in children. We would like to present this case because of unusual presentation at this age.


Keywords


Retropharyngeal abscess, Dyspnea, Dysphagia, Stridor, Infants

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