Inratemporal abscess : Management challenge and review on surgical approach

Salman, Amiruddin and Nor Kamaruzaman, Esa and Mohd Sayuti, Razali and Zul, Izzi and Amran, Mohamad (2017) Inratemporal abscess : Management challenge and review on surgical approach. In: 9th Malaysian International ORL-HNS Congress, 4-6 May 2017, Holiday Inn Melaka.

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Infratemporal fossa abscess is a rare condition and difficult to be diagnosed clinically as the symptom is vague and mimicking trigeminal neuralgia without obvious facial swelling. Appropriate radiological imaging is very crucial to determine the focal infection. Drainage of the abscess is also challenging due to limited access. We are reporting a case of healthy middle age man who had multiple visit to dental clinic due to toothache and tooth extraction worsened the condition.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Subjects: R Medicine > RF Otorhinolaryngology
Divisions: Faculty of Medicine
Depositing User: Muhammad Akmal Azhar
Date Deposited: 17 Nov 2020 03:31
Last Modified: 17 Nov 2020 03:31

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