Bezold's abscess: A serious complication of otitis media

Authors


Dr Brendan McMullan, Department of Microbiology, The Children's Hospital at Westmead, Locked Bag 4001, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia. Fax: (02) 98453291; email: brendan.mcmullan@sesiahs.health.nsw.gov.au

Abstract

This report describes a case of Bezold's abscess, a rare complication of mastoiditis, following otitis media. Included is a discussion of mastoiditis and its management.

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