SESSION TITLE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster - Chest Infections I
SESSION TYPE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster
PRESENTED ON: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
INTRODUCTION: Lemierre's syndrome, also known as suppurative thrombophlebitis of the jugular vein has been referred to as “The Forgotten Disease” due to the rapid decline in it's incidence after the advent of antibiotics. The occurrence of pneumothoraces is rarely seen with it.