Parapharyngeal abscess secondary to lymphovenous malformation.

J Laryngol Otol 2019 Mar 1;133(3):256-259. Epub 2019 Mar 1.

Department of Otorhinolaryngology,Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals Trust,Brighton,UK.

Background: Deep neck space abscesses are an uncommon but life-threatening emergency presentation to the ENT surgeon because of potential acute airway compromise.

Objective: This paper presents a novel case of a palatine tonsillar, low-flow, lymphovenous malformation pre-disposing to multifocal deep neck space collections and resultant acute airway compromise.

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