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Lingual abscess: a rarity.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1810366     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A lingual abscess is a great rarity. Only two cases have ever been reported from the United Kingdom, and only three cases have been recorded outside of India in the past fifty years. The third British case is reported and the previous literature reviewed, along with discussion of the aetiology, presentation, bacteriology and management of this rare condition.
Authors:
L C Knight
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The British journal of clinical practice     Volume:  45     ISSN:  0007-0947     ISO Abbreviation:  Br J Clin Pract     Publication Date:  1991  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1992-06-01     Completed Date:  1992-06-01     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0372546     Medline TA:  Br J Clin Pract     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  294-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Otolaryngology, Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport, Wales.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Abscess*
Aged
Female
Humans
Tongue Diseases*

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