Lemierre's syndrome: two cases of a forgotten disease

J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 1994 Jan;52(1):74-8. doi: 10.1016/0278-2391(94)90019-1.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Arthritis, Infectious / microbiology
  • Bacteremia / drug therapy
  • Bacteremia / microbiology
  • Cefoxitin / therapeutic use
  • Clindamycin / therapeutic use
  • Fusobacterium Infections / drug therapy*
  • Fusobacterium necrophorum*
  • Humans
  • Jugular Veins*
  • Male
  • Metronidazole / therapeutic use
  • Peritonsillar Abscess / drug therapy
  • Peritonsillar Abscess / microbiology
  • Pharyngitis / drug therapy
  • Pharyngitis / microbiology*
  • Syndrome
  • Thrombophlebitis / microbiology*

Substances

  • Metronidazole
  • Clindamycin
  • Cefoxitin