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  1. Epiglottitis is inflammation of the epiglottis. This is the tissue that covers the trachea (windpipe). Epiglottitis is a life-threatening disease.
  2. Epiglottitis (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research)  
  3. Haemophilus Influenzae Type b (American Academy of Pediatrics)  
    ... responsible for childhood illnesses such as meningitis and epiglottitis (swelling of the epiglottis in the back of ... a headache, a stiff neck, and back pain. Epiglottitis is a rare but serious inflammation in the ...
  4. Haemophilus Infections (National Library of Medicine)  
    Haemophilus is the name of a group of bacteria. There are several types of Haemophilus. They can cause different types of illnesses involving breathing, bones and ...
  5. ... Inflammation of the tissue that covers the windpipe (epiglottitis) Problem with the curve of the upper spine ... Roosevelt GE. Acute inflammatory upper airway obstruction (croup, epiglottitis, laryngitis, and bacterial tracheitis). In: Kliegman RM, Behrman ...
  6. Throat Disorders (National Library of Medicine)  
    Your throat is a tube that carries food to your esophagus and air to your windpipe and larynx. The technical name for throat is pharynx. Throat problems are ...
  7. Throat Problems (American Academy of Family Physicians)  
    ... barking cough often means CROUP or, less commonly, EPIGLOTTITIS. Make sure the child is drinking plenty of ...
  8. ... responsible for meningitis, periorbital cellulitis, buccal cellulitis and epiglottitis, septic arthritis, osteomyelitis, pericarditis, and bacteremia. The small ...
  9. Fever in Infants and Children (American Academy of Family Physicians)  
    ... lips turning blueish? Yes You child may have EPIGLOTTITIS, the swelling of the airways. EMERGENCY See your ...
  10. ... such as ACE inhibitors) Chemical burns and reactions Epiglottitis (infection of the structure separating the trachea from ...
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