Accuracy of Ultrasound in Diagnostics of Odontogenic Infection in Layers of Temporal and Parotid Masseter Region

Olha S. Cherniaka, ... Ievgen I. Fesenkod more
a Olha S. Cherniak

Head, Department of Ultrasound, Regional Diagnostic Center, Kyiv Regional Clinical Hospital, Kyiv, Ukraine. Bahhovutivska Street, Kyiv 04107, Ukraine. Department of Ultrasound, Regional Diagnostic Center, Kyiv Regional Clinical Hospital. E-mail: cherniak.os@gmail.com

b Oksana V. Ripolovska

Deputy Head Physician, Kyiv Regional Clinical Hospital, Kyiv, Ukraine (current position). Physician of Ultrasound Diagnostics, Department of Ultrasound, Regional Diagnostic Center, Kyiv, Ukraine (position at moment of material collection). E-mail: ripolovskaya08@gmail.com

c Oleksandr A. Nozhenko

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, Center of Maxillofacial Surgery and Dentistry, Kyiv Regional Clinical Hospital, Kyiv, Ukraine. E-mail: alexdent@ukr.net

d Ievgen I. Fesenko

PhD, Assistant Professor. Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Private Higher Educational Establishment “Kyiv Medical University”, Kyiv, Ukraine (current position). Center of Maxillofacial Surgery, Kyiv Regional Clinical Hospital, Kyiv, Ukraine (place of work at moment of article preparing). E-mail: i.i.fesenko@dtjournal.org

September 30, 2019

https://doi.org/10.23999/j.dtomp.2019.9.2

J Diagn Treat Oral Maxillofac Pathol 2020;4:214−29.

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HOW TO CITE THIS ARTICLE

Cherniak OS, Ripolovska OV, Nozhenko OA, Fesenko II. Accuracy of ultrasound in diagnostics of odontogenic infection in layers of temporal and parotid masseter region. J Diagn Treat Oral Maxillofac Pathol 2019;3(9):214−29.

Summary

The current study presents the case of a first well described profound ultrasound (US) soft tissues examination in a 65-year-old female with odontogenic phlegmon of the masticator space. Consecutive preoperative clinical images, sonograms and US cine loops in comparison with asymptomatic side are presented and described. Terminology related with head and neck purulent conditions in the area of temporal and a masseter region is fundamentally analyzed.