Which conditions are included in the differential diagnoses of Lemierre disease?

Updated: Oct 05, 2021
  • Author: JE Robyn Hanna, MD, MS; Chief Editor: Jeter (Jay) Pritchard Taylor, III, MD  more...
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Answer

The differential diagnosis for Lemierre disease includes the following:

  • Peritonsillar abscess

  • Pharyngitis

  • Soft tissue neck abscess


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