Ludwig’s Angina involves:

 # Ludwig’s Angina involves:
A. Submaxillary space
B. Submental space
C. Sublingual space
D. All of the above

The correct answer is D. All of the above.

When the perimandibular spaces (submandibular, sublingual, and submental) are bilaterally involved in an infection, it is known as Ludwig’s angina. This infection is a rapidly spreading cellulitis that can obstruct the airway and commonly spreads posteriorly to the deep fascial spaces of the neck.

Reference: Contemporary Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, James R. Hupp, 6th Edition 2013, Page No 326

Submaxillary space is another name for submandibular space.

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