Perichondritis

What is Perichondritis?

Perichondritis is an infection of the skin and tissue surrounding the cartilage of the outer ear.The most common bacteria that causes perichondritis infection is Pseudomonas aeruginosa.

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Good day The irony is: I am a GP myself and have a preal problem. Horrible pain in the back of my throat since 8 weeks. Started with pain left in...

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Ear pain

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ear pain-oral analgesics & per ear antibiotic.

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I have a lump/bulge without pain above/around the XXXXXXX apple.

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