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Laryngoscopy devices are designed for insertion into the upper airway to provide a glottic image by one of two methods: either in the midline over the tongue; or along the floor of mouth with displacement of tongue and flattening of the submandibular space.
Submandibular space infections are best drained and debrided via an extraoral approach, as was used in Patient 1.
Several were found in the submandibular space adherent to the marginal mandibular nerve.
Posteriorly, the SLS communicates with the submandibular space (SMS) with no fascia separating these spaces.
Volume of the submandibular space Absolute reduction in volume
Ludwig angina is a rapidly progressing, necrotizing cellulitis of the submandibular space.