MCID: LDW001
MIFTS: 27

Ludwig's Angina

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Aliases & Classifications for Ludwig's Angina

MalaCards integrated aliases for Ludwig's Angina:

Name: Ludwig's Angina 11 43 14 16 71 75
Cellulitis of Floor of Mouth 11
Ludwig Angina 11

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Disease Ontology 11 DOID:4558
MeSH 43 D008158
SNOMED-CT 68 54572003
UMLS 71 C0024081

Summaries for Ludwig's Angina

MalaCards based summary: Ludwig's Angina, also known as cellulitis of floor of mouth, is related to necrotizing fasciitis and angioedema, and has symptoms including oral manifestations An important gene associated with Ludwig's Angina is NCBP3 (Nuclear Cap Binding Subunit 3), and among its related pathways/superpathways are Initial triggering of complement and Immune response Lectin induced complement pathway. Affiliated tissues include tongue, skin and spinal cord.

Wikipedia: 75 Ludwig's angina (lat.: Angina ludovici) is a type of severe cellulitis involving the floor of the mouth... more...

Related Diseases for Ludwig's Angina

Diseases related to Ludwig's Angina via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

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# Related Disease Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 necrotizing fasciitis 30.8 CRP CBLIF
2 angioedema 29.9 CRP C3
3 purpura 29.8 CRP C3
4 angina pectoris 11.3
5 cellulitis 10.8
6 mediastinitis 10.7
7 fasciitis 10.5
8 pleural empyema 10.4
9 dental caries 10.4
10 osteomyelitis 10.3
11 factor viii deficiency 10.2
12 hemophilia a 10.2
13 fanconi anemia, complementation group e 10.2
14 bacteremia 2 10.2
15 dental abscess 10.2
16 sialadenitis 10.2
17 sialolithiasis 10.2
18 pericarditis 10.2
19 haemophilus influenzae 10.2
20 hemophilia 10.2
21 non-histaminic angioedema 10.2
22 vitamin k deficiency bleeding 10.1
23 alcohol dependence 10.0
24 ankyloglossia with or without tooth anomalies 10.0
25 pneumothorax, primary spontaneous 10.0
26 tetralogy of fallot 10.0
27 down syndrome 10.0
28 charge syndrome 10.0
29 inflammatory bowel disease 1 10.0
30 ventricular fibrillation, paroxysmal familial, 1 10.0
31 diabetes mellitus, ketosis-prone 10.0
32 short stature, onychodysplasia, facial dysmorphism, and hypotrichosis 10.0
33 lipoprotein quantitative trait locus 10.0
34 aspiration pneumonia 10.0
35 metabolic acidosis 10.0
36 ameloblastoma 10.0
37 colitis 10.0
38 cardiac arrest 10.0
39 osteonecrosis 10.0
40 dermatomyositis 10.0
41 mumps 10.0
42 parotitis 10.0
43 common cold 10.0
44 disseminated intravascular coagulation 10.0
45 adult respiratory distress syndrome 10.0
46 diphtheria 10.0
47 cardiac tamponade 10.0
48 pericardial effusion 10.0
49 dengue disease 10.0
50 tinea unguium 10.0

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Diseases related to Ludwig's Angina

Symptoms & Phenotypes for Ludwig's Angina

UMLS symptoms related to Ludwig's Angina:


oral manifestations

Drugs & Therapeutics for Ludwig's Angina

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Anatomical Context for Ludwig's Angina

Organs/tissues related to Ludwig's Angina:

MalaCards : Tongue, Skin, Spinal Cord, Myeloid, Kidney, Bone, Brain

Publications for Ludwig's Angina

Articles related to Ludwig's Angina:

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# Title Authors PMID Year
1
Ludwig's Angina an Emergency with Difficult Intubation: A Case Report. 62
36452521 2022
2
Anaesthetic Challenges in a Patient of Ludwig's Angina: A Case Report. 62
36415440 2022
3
Parapharyngeal and floor-of-mouth abscess secondary to tonsillar phlegmon: A rare and unusual cause of Ludwig's angina. 62
36172328 2022
4
Ludwig's angina: An alarming radiology challenge. 62
35784784 2022
5
Ludwig's angina in Nigeria: The disease of the poor and health inequality! 62
34187738 2022
6
Apixaban-Induced Pseudo-Ludwig's Angina. 62
35836715 2022
7
Rare Angina: A Case Report of Ludwig's Angina. 62
35836432 2022
8
Extrapulmonary tuberculosis and COVID-19 infection coexisting in concurrent necrotising fasciitis with deep space infection of neck: an unusual presentation. 62
35725284 2022
9
Complications of dental infections due to diagnostic delay during COVID-19 pandemic. 62
35396235 2022
10
Decompression of Ludwig's angina in a pregnant patient under bilateral superficial cervical plexus block. 62
30810488 2022
11
A Terrible Sore Throat: Pharyngitis in an Emergency Department Patient With a Final Diagnosis of Acute Myelogenous Leukemia. 62
35464587 2022
12
Management of Ludwig's Angina at a Tertiary Care Hospital in Western Region of India. 62
35464585 2022
13
Descending necrotizing mediastinitis from Ludwig's angina: a life-threatening condition. 62
34510302 2022
14
Ludwig's Angina. 62
35821904 2022
15
Ludwig's Angina in a Centenarian Patient. 62
35345574 2022
16
Ludwig's angina in a COVID positive patient-An atypical case report. 62
34448220 2022
17
Ketamine-Induced Spontaneous Breathing Intubation With Airway Topicalization: A Case Report of Airway Obstruction in Retrieval Care. 62
35248335 2022
18
Ludwig's angina in a kidney transplant recipient. 62
34268834 2021
19
An Unusual Case of Ludwig's Angina Following Mandibular Fracture. 62
34963831 2021
20
Clinical and genetic characteristics of PSTPIP1-associated myeloid-related proteinemia inflammatory syndrome. 62
34620178 2021
21
Ludwig angina and sudden death. 62
33481171 2021
22
Fatal airway obstruction due to Ludwig's angina from severe odontogenic infection during antipsychotic medication: A case report and a literature review. 62
33904596 2021
23
Peritonsillar abscess subsequently complicated by Ludwig's angina. 62
34485001 2021
24
Severe Ludwig's angina caused by an unknown insect bite. 62
34417239 2021
25
Ludwig's Angina. 62
33583883 2021
26
Ludwig's angina and steroid therapy. 62
32777048 2021
27
Antibacterial mouthwash to prevent sexually transmitted infections in men who have sex with men taking HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PReGo): a randomised, placebo-controlled, crossover trial. 62
33676596 2021
28
Ludwig's angina in a rheumatoid arthritis patient taking sarilumab. 62
33200168 2021
29
Life-threatening complications of Ludwig's angina: a series of cases in a developed country. 62
33906886 2021
30
Diagnosis and management of Ludwig's angina: An evidence-based review. 62
33383265 2021
31
Management of difficult airway in a pregnant patient with severely reduced mouth opening. 62
34057966 2021
32
Emergency videoendoscopic endonasal tracheal intubation for severe upper airway stenosis. 62
33109414 2021
33
[Expert consensus on the treatment of oral and maxillofacial space infections]. 62
33557496 2021
34
A study of Deep Neck Space Infections at Kathmandu University Dhulikhel Hospital. 62
34812159 2021
35
An Absorbing Improvement for Space Infection Decompression: A Novel Drainage Device. 62
34785960 2021
36
Characteristics and outcomes of Ludwig's angina in patients admitted to the intensive care unit: A 6-year retrospective study of 29 patients. 62
33505615 2020
37
Major complications after tongue-tie release: A case report and systematic review. 62
32927351 2020
38
Ludwig's angina: infected teeth must be extracted. 62
33208308 2020
39
Management of pediatric head and neck infections in the emergency department. 62
33105074 2020
40
Ludwig's Angina in Pregnancy: A Case Report. 62
32631786 2020
41
Ludwig's angina. 62
32917993 2020
42
Acute Adult Supraglottitis: An Impending Threat to Patency of Airway and Life. 62
32983678 2020
43
Delay in the Referral of Pregnant Patients with Fascial Spaces Infection: A Cross-Sectional Observational Study from Khartoum Teaching Dental Hospital, Sudan. 62
32346243 2020
44
Sialolithiasis with abscess: An uncommon presentation of a Ludwig's angina mimic. 62
31926666 2020
45
Ludwig's angina. 62
31589319 2020
46
Ludwig's angina and steroid use: A narrative review. 62
32035654 2020
47
Ludwig's angina: A diagnostic and surgical priority. 62
31981767 2020
48
A Severe Case of Ludwig's Angina with a Complicated Clinical Course. 62
32431974 2020
49
The management of septic shock and Ludwig's angina: A case report of a life-threatening condition. 62
32728440 2020
50
Successful Management of Ludwig's Angina due to Dental Implant Displacement: A Rare Case Report. 62
32148975 2020

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