• Cervical abscess and internal jugular vein thrombosis occurred in a 36-year-old man with a history of drug abuse. Computed tomography (CT) and angiography correctly identified the pathologic abnormalities that were surgically confirmed. We stress the use of CT in the evaluation of this condition.
(Arch Otolaryngol 1981;107:313-315)
Merhar GL, Colley DP, Clark RA, Herwig SR. Computed Tomographic Demonstration of Cervical Abscess and Jugular Vein ThrombosisA Complication of Intravenous Drug Abuse in the Neck. Arch Otolaryngol. 1981;107(5):313–315. doi:10.1001/archotol.1981.00790410051014
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