retropharyngeal haematoma is an unusual condition and difficult to diagnosis
early especially in infants. It has multiple aetiological factors and can present
to a number of specialists including the otolaryngologist. We
describe an unusual case of a spontaneous huge retropharyngeal haematoma in 1-year-old
male child which demonstrates the dramatic presentation and emphasizes the need
for immediate surgical approach.
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Mundra, R. , Sinha, R. and Bajoliya, S. (2014) Spontaneous Retropharyngeal Haematoma in a One-Year-Old Child: A Case Report. Case Reports in Clinical Medicine
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