Perichondritis Ear

In the Perichondritis of the ear is a diffuse inflammatory, but not necessarily infectious process, which leads to diffuse swelling, redness and pain of the auricle or an abscess between cartilage and perichondrium.

are causes of Perichondritis

In the Perichondritis of the ear is a diffuse inflammatory, but not necessarily infectious process, which leads to diffuse swelling, redness and pain of the auricle or an abscess between cartilage and perichondrium. Causes of Perichondritis are trauma insect bites pierced through the cartilage Systemic inflammatory diseases (e.g., B. vasculitis such as granulomatosis with polyangiitis, relapsing polychondritis) incision of superficial infections of the outer ear, since the perichondrium supplies the ear cartilage with blood, a double-sided lifting of the perichondrium of the cartilage in an avascular necrosis and deformity of the outer ear (called cauliflower-like ear) lead in a few weeks. a septic necrosis with redness and painful swelling develop – from a Perichondritis can – usually with Gram-negative bacterial infections. Usually a Perichondritis runs but painless, recurrent and protracted destructive. Perichondritis with abscess figure provided by Bechara Ghorayeb, M.D. var model = {thumbnailUrl: ‘/-/media/manual/professional/images/perichondritis_with_abscess_formation_high_de.jpg?la=de&thn=0&mw=350’ imageUrl: ‘/-/media/manual/professional/images/perichondritis_with_abscess_formation_high_de.jpg?la = en & thn = 0 ‘, title:’ perichondritis with abscess ‘description:’ u003Ca id = “v37893910 ” class = “”anchor “” u003e u003c / a u003e u003cdiv class = “”para “” u003e u003cp u003eIn this picture can be seen a serious perichondritis with abscess. The infection was caused by a piercing u003c / p u003e u003c / div u003e ‘credits’. Figure provided by Bechara Ghorayeb

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