Association between deep neck space abscesses and internal carotid artery narrowing in pediatric patients


Derinkuyu B. E. , Boyunaga O., Polat M., Damar C., Tapisiz Aktas A. , Alimli A. G. , ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.47, no.6, pp.1842-1847, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1707-165
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.1842-1847

Abstract

Background/aim: Our aim was to interpret the effects of deep neck space abscesses on the adjacent carotid artery according to abscess location, as well as to determine narrowing by calculating the mean stenosis ratios.