Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Case 36-2014. An 18-year-old woman with fever, pharyngitis, and double vision

N Engl J Med. 2014 Nov 20;371(21):2018-27. doi: 10.1056/NEJMcpc1310001.
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Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Clinical Conference

MeSH terms

  • Abscess / complications
  • Abscess / diagnosis
  • Adolescent
  • Carotid Arteries / diagnostic imaging
  • Carotid Arteries / pathology
  • Cavernous Sinus Thrombosis / diagnosis*
  • Cavernous Sinus Thrombosis / diagnostic imaging
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Diplopia / etiology*
  • Female
  • Fever / etiology
  • Fusobacterium necrophorum* / isolation & purification
  • Humans
  • Lemierre Syndrome / complications
  • Lemierre Syndrome / diagnosis*
  • Lemierre Syndrome / microbiology
  • Leukocyte Count
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Meningitis / diagnosis
  • Orbital Diseases / complications
  • Orbital Diseases / diagnosis
  • Parotid Gland / pathology*
  • Parotitis / complications
  • Parotitis / diagnosis
  • Pharyngitis / etiology
  • Radiography