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  • Impact Factor: 1.809**
  • H-Index: 6
  • ISSN: 2474-1655
  • DOI: 10.25107/2474-1655
**Impact Factor calculated based on Google Scholar Citations. Please contact us for any more details.

Major Scope

  •  Cardio-Thoracic Surgery
  •  Otolaryngology
  •  Women’s Health Care
  •  Oncology Cases
  •  Chronic Disease
  •  Tuberculosis
  •  Respiratory Medicine
  •  Cardiology

Abstract

Citation: Ann Clin Case Rep. 2021;6(1):2058.DOI: 10.25107/2474-1655.2058

Hemorrhagic Tonsillitis

Motter D* and Abbas Y

Department of ENT, Royal London Hospital, UK

*Correspondance to: Motter D 

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Abstract:

Rare but potentially life-threatening non-iatrogenic condition. It is defined as continuous bleeding for more than one hour, or more than 250 ml of blood loss regardless of the duration of bleeding. Bacterial tonsillitis is the most common cause of spontaneous tonsillar hemorrhage, and accounts for 1.1% of cases. Hemorrhagic tonsillitis has been reported in 55 patients in the worldwide literature to date. Conservative management includes adrenaline-soaked gauze, silver nitrate and use of hydrogen peroxide gargles. If bleeding fails to cease conservatively, surgical intervention is required.

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Cite the Article:

Motter D and Abbas Y. Hemorrhagic Tonsillitis. Ann Clin Case Rep. 2021; 6: 2058..

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