malignant angina

malignant angina

Cardiology
See Angina.
 
ENT
Gangrenous pharyngitis, see there.
 
Microbiology
Diphtheria, see there.
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Known variously as deadly angina, gangrenous angina, angina suffocant, and malignant angina, diphtheria was epidemic in France in the 19th century (15).