The following case report describes a previously unreported cause of extrapleural empyema thoracis, namely, direct extension of a submandibular abscess, which occurred following dental extraction and presented initially as Ludwig's angina.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery|
|State||Published - 1980|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine