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Research & Reviews  261 results

Epiglottitis 
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/763612-print

Apr 27th, 2020 - Practice Essentials Epiglottitis is an acute inflammation in the supraglottic region of the oropharynx, with inflammation of the epiglottis, vallecula, arytenoids, and aryepiglottic folds (see the image below).[1] Anecdotally, George Washington pr...

Epiglottitis
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/763612-overview

Apr 27th, 2020 - Practice Essentials Epiglottitis is an acute inflammation in the supraglottic region of the oropharynx, with inflammation of the epiglottis, vallecula, arytenoids, and aryepiglottic folds (see the image below). [1] Anecdotally, George Washington p...

Epiglottitis Associated With Intermittent E-cigarette Use: The Vagaries of Vaping Toxic...
https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2019-2399
Pediatrics Bozzella MJ, Magyar M et. al.

Feb 6th, 2020 - An adolescent female patient presenting with subacute onset of dysphagia and hoarseness underwent a direct laryngoscopy, which revealed epiglottitis. After 2 hospitalizations and multiple consultations and biopsies, all infectious testing results ...

Tonsillar hypertrophy and prolapse in a child - is epiglottitis a predisposing factor f...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6970282
BMC Pediatrics; Nieuwoudt I, Goussard P et. al.

Jan 21st, 2020 - Tonsillitis, with associated tonsillar hypertrophy, is a common disease of childhood, yet it is rarely associated with sudden death due to airway obstruction. Lethal complications involving the inflamed tonsils include haemorrhage, retropharyngeal...

Acute subglottic laryngitis. Etiology, epidemiology, pathogenesis and clinical picture.
https://doi.org/10.5603/ARM.2019.0056
Advances in Respiratory Medicine; Mazurek H, Bręborowicz A et. al.

Nov 4th, 2019 - In about 3% of children, viral infections of the airways that develop in early childhood lead to narrowing of the laryngeal lumen in the subglottic region resulting in symptoms such as hoarseness, abarking cough, stridor, and dyspnea. These infect...

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Guidelines  1 results

Acute subglottic laryngitis. Etiology, epidemiology, pathogenesis and clinical picture.
https://doi.org/10.5603/ARM.2019.0056
Advances in Respiratory Medicine; Mazurek H, Bręborowicz A et. al.

Nov 4th, 2019 - In about 3% of children, viral infections of the airways that develop in early childhood lead to narrowing of the laryngeal lumen in the subglottic region resulting in symptoms such as hoarseness, abarking cough, stridor, and dyspnea. These infect...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  275 results

Epiglottitis 
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/763612-print

Apr 27th, 2020 - Practice Essentials Epiglottitis is an acute inflammation in the supraglottic region of the oropharynx, with inflammation of the epiglottis, vallecula, arytenoids, and aryepiglottic folds (see the image below).[1] Anecdotally, George Washington pr...

Epiglottitis
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/763612-overview

Apr 27th, 2020 - Practice Essentials Epiglottitis is an acute inflammation in the supraglottic region of the oropharynx, with inflammation of the epiglottis, vallecula, arytenoids, and aryepiglottic folds (see the image below). [1] Anecdotally, George Washington p...

Epiglottitis Associated With Intermittent E-cigarette Use: The Vagaries of Vaping Toxic...
https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2019-2399
Pediatrics Bozzella MJ, Magyar M et. al.

Feb 6th, 2020 - An adolescent female patient presenting with subacute onset of dysphagia and hoarseness underwent a direct laryngoscopy, which revealed epiglottitis. After 2 hospitalizations and multiple consultations and biopsies, all infectious testing results ...

Tonsillar hypertrophy and prolapse in a child - is epiglottitis a predisposing factor f...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6970282
BMC Pediatrics; Nieuwoudt I, Goussard P et. al.

Jan 21st, 2020 - Tonsillitis, with associated tonsillar hypertrophy, is a common disease of childhood, yet it is rarely associated with sudden death due to airway obstruction. Lethal complications involving the inflamed tonsils include haemorrhage, retropharyngeal...

Acute subglottic laryngitis. Etiology, epidemiology, pathogenesis and clinical picture.
https://doi.org/10.5603/ARM.2019.0056
Advances in Respiratory Medicine; Mazurek H, Bręborowicz A et. al.

Nov 4th, 2019 - In about 3% of children, viral infections of the airways that develop in early childhood lead to narrowing of the laryngeal lumen in the subglottic region resulting in symptoms such as hoarseness, abarking cough, stridor, and dyspnea. These infect...

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News  11 results

Supraglottitis
https://www.mdedge.com/emergencymedicine/article/114833/infectious-diseases/supraglottitis/page/0/1

Oct 6th, 2016 - Discussion While the incidence of pediatric epiglottitis has decreased since the introduction of the Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) vaccine in 1985, adult epiglottitis continues to represent a potentially life-threatening condition whose inci.

Concurrent uvulitis and epiglottitis
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/121160/infectious-diseases/concurrent-uvulitis-and-epiglottitis?channel=162
William Shomali, MD, Katherine Holman, MD

Oct 1st, 2016 - A 66-year-old woman presented with fever, cough, odynophagia, and anterior neck pain. Figure 1.

Lessons from polio
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/100626/vaccines/lessons-polio
Pediatric News; William G. Wilkoff, MD

Jun 21st, 2015 - For those of us who appreciate the value of science and accept its limitations, it is sometimes difficult to understand how parents can choose to not immunize their children against serious and life-threatening diseases. To some extent, the explan.

Sore throat, odynophagia, hoarseness, and a muffled, high-pitched voice
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/95945/gastroenterology/sore-throat-odynophagia-hoarseness-and-muffled-high-pitched?channel=162
Cong J. Li, MD, Paul Aronowitz, MD, FACP

Mar 1st, 2013 - A 55-year-old man presents to the emergency department with a sore throat, odynophagia, hoarseness, and a high-pitched muffled voice for 1 day. He is otherwise healthy, with no fever, chills, or exposure to sick contacts.

Don't Rush to Intervene in Pediatric Epiglottitis
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/56074/infectious-diseases/dont-rush-intervene-pediatric-epiglottitis
Pediatric News; Heidi Splete

Sep 25th, 2012 - WASHINGTON – Managing pediatric epiglottitis without intervention resulted in significantly shortened hospital stays and lower costs, based on data from 820 children. "Due to the increasing rarity of this disease, suspicion for the diagnosis must.

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Patient Education  5 results see all →