paratonsillar

paratonsillar

(păr″ă-tŏn′sĭl-ăr) [″ + L. tonsillaris, pert. to tonsil]
Near or about the tonsil.
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The four causes listed were: (1) paratonsillar abscess; (2) posterior pharyngeal abeess; (3) vascular injury; and (4) thoracic aneurysm.
Lipoma of the parotid space with paratonsillar evolution].