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International Journal of Advance Research in Nursing
International Journal of Advance Research in Nursing
2019, Vol. 2, Issue 1, Part A
Lemierre's Syndrome: Forgotten disease

Beulah Jasmine Rao and R Sree Raja Kumar

This disease refers to infectious thrombophlebitis of the internal jugular vein. It most often develops as a complication of a bacterial sore throat infection in young, otherwise healthy adults. The thrombophlebitis is a serious condition and may lead to further systemic complications such as bacteria in the blood or septic emboli.
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Beulah Jasmine Rao, R Sree Raja Kumar. Lemierre's Syndrome: Forgotten disease. Int J Adv Res Nurs 2019;2(1):21-23.
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