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91

Time Frame for a Bronchial FB Removal

Same day as diagnosis

92

Time Frame for an Esophageal FB Removal

Variable

93

What is the Cause of Pott's Puffy Tumor?

Complication of frontal sinusitis
Trauma

94

What can Pott's Puffy Tumor lead to?

Intracranial abscess
Venous sinus thrombosis

95

Workup of Pott's Puffy Tumor?

CT

96

Treatment of Pott's Puffy Tumor

Referrel to ENT
Drainage
Debridement
IV antibiotics

97

Etiologies of 7th Nerve Palsy (Bell's Palsy)

Idiopathic
Lyme Disease
HSV
Herpes zoster

98

What do you need to rule out with 7th nerve palsy (Bell's Palsy)?

Tumor

99

Treatment for Bell's Palsy

Steroids
+/- acyclovir

100

Common Bugs for Facial Cellulitis

Strep
Staph

101

Treatment for Facial Cellulitis

Antibiotics

102

What Does Facial Cellulitis Involve?

Deeper dermis & subcutaneous fat

103

What Does Erysipelas Involve?

Upper dermis & superficial lymphatics

104

Are Erysipelas Lesions Raised?

Yes

105

Treatment for Erysipelas

IV antibiotics for Strep & Staph

106

Complication of infections in the "triangle" of the face

Septic cavernous thrombosis