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ALLMedicine™ Epiglottitis Center

Research & Reviews  269 results

Non-vaccine Haemophilus influenzae type a epiglottitis.
https://doi.org/10.1111/jpc.15146
Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health References; Almuzam S, Lin D et. al.

Aug 29th, 2020 - Non-vaccine Haemophilus influenzae type a epiglottitis.|2020|Almuzam S,Lin D,Wong G,Isaacs D,Huynh J,|

Unilateral arytenoid swelling in acute epiglottitis suggests the presence of peritonsil...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.anl.2020.06.008
Auris, Nasus, Larynx; Ohori J, Miyashita K et. al.

Jul 16th, 2020 - To investigate the incidence of acute epiglottitis (AE) and the clinical features of patients with AE complicated by peritonsillar abscess (PTA), considering that PTA, especially inferior-type PTA, is often a comorbidity of AE. We retrospectively ...

Medical Management of Epiglottitis.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7342809
Anesthesia Progress; Dowdy RAE, Cornelius BW

Jul 7th, 2020 - Epiglottitis is most commonly caused by bacterial infection resulting in inflammation and edema of the epiglottis and neighboring supraglottic structures. Acute infection was once found predominantly in children ages 2 to 6 years old, but with the...

A Lesson on Human Factors in Airway Management Learnt From the Death of George Washington.
https://doi.org/10.1177/0194599820932127
Otolaryngology--head and Neck Surgery : Official Journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery; Abou-Foul AK

Jun 8th, 2020 - On December 14, 1799, 3 prominent physicians-Craik, Brown, and Dick-gathered to examine America's first president, George Washington. He was complaining of severe throat symptoms and was being treated with bloodletting, blistering, and enemas. Dic...

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...

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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  279 results

Non-vaccine Haemophilus influenzae type a epiglottitis.
https://doi.org/10.1111/jpc.15146
Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health References; Almuzam S, Lin D et. al.

Aug 29th, 2020 - Non-vaccine Haemophilus influenzae type a epiglottitis.|2020|Almuzam S,Lin D,Wong G,Isaacs D,Huynh J,|

Unilateral arytenoid swelling in acute epiglottitis suggests the presence of peritonsil...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.anl.2020.06.008
Auris, Nasus, Larynx; Ohori J, Miyashita K et. al.

Jul 16th, 2020 - To investigate the incidence of acute epiglottitis (AE) and the clinical features of patients with AE complicated by peritonsillar abscess (PTA), considering that PTA, especially inferior-type PTA, is often a comorbidity of AE. We retrospectively ...

Medical Management of Epiglottitis.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7342809
Anesthesia Progress; Dowdy RAE, Cornelius BW

Jul 7th, 2020 - Epiglottitis is most commonly caused by bacterial infection resulting in inflammation and edema of the epiglottis and neighboring supraglottic structures. Acute infection was once found predominantly in children ages 2 to 6 years old, but with the...

A Lesson on Human Factors in Airway Management Learnt From the Death of George Washington.
https://doi.org/10.1177/0194599820932127
Otolaryngology--head and Neck Surgery : Official Journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery; Abou-Foul AK

Jun 8th, 2020 - On December 14, 1799, 3 prominent physicians-Craik, Brown, and Dick-gathered to examine America's first president, George Washington. He was complaining of severe throat symptoms and was being treated with bloodletting, blistering, and enemas. Dic...

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...

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News  7 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 →