Home > internal medicine > Open neck injury

Open neck injury

The neck includes cervical vertebra, pharynx, larynx, trachea, esophagus and important blood vessels and nerves. The mandible, sternum, clavicle, shoulder and cervical vertebra are supported and protected, but its open injury is still not rare. Open injury of neck can often lead to partial or complete rupture of laryngotracheal, pharyngeal esophagus and cervical spine, and lead to neck emphysema, pneumothorax, hemothorax, even pericardial tamponade and massive hemorrhagic shock. The disease is very dangerous, with a mortality rate of 2% ~ 10%. Therefore, on-site first aid treatment must be carried out immediately. Pay attention to protect the cervical spine during transportation to prevent re operation injury.

Symptoms

Accumulated stagnation

Intermittent exotropia

Viral hepatitis A

Acute abscess

Mental disorders associated with alcohol

Myopathic nephrotic metabolic syndrome

Myelitis

Goiter

Tethered cord syndrome

Spinal cord schizophrenia

Keshan disease

Ulcerative colitis

Crohn's disease

Cushing's syndrome

cough

Klebsiella pneumoniae

Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia

α Antitrypsin deficiency liver disease

Jaw mouth nematode disease

Kartagener syndrome

Common Health Issues

Health News