Actinomicosis (mandíbula hinchada)

La actinomicosis o mandíbula hinchada es causada por una bacteria que se introduce en los tejidos de la cara por trauma, cirugía o infección. Por lo general, esta condición requiere terapia antibiótica de larga duración.Actinomicosis (mandíbula hinchada)

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Last reviewed 12/6/2011 by Linda J. Vorvick, MD, Medical Director, MEDEX Northwest Division of Physician Assistant Studies, University of Washington, School of Medicine. Jatin M. Vyas, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Assistant in Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.

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