March 1977

Ludwig Angina in Childhood

Author Affiliations

From the Department of Pediatrics, State University Hospital, Upstate Medical Center, Syracuse, NY.

Am J Dis Child. 1977;131(3):291-292. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1977.02120160045006

• Two patients had Ludwig angina. Prompt recognition of this once common, but now rare, clinical entity is essential to save the life of the patient.

(Am J Dis Child 131:291-292, 1977)