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  1. Epiglottitis is inflammation of the tissue that covers the trachea (windpipe). It is a life-threatening disease. ... bacteria or viruses related to upper respiratory infections. Epiglottitis is now very uncommon, because the H. influenzae ...
  2. Epiglottitis (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research)  
  3. ... can swell shut, a potentially deadly condition called epiglottitis . ... Respiratory distress Respiratory arrest Epiglottitis Bacterial tracheitis Atelectasis (collapse of part of the lung) Dehydration
  4. 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 ...
  5. 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 ...
  6. ... Croup Diagnostic tests such as bronchoscopy or laryngoscopy Epiglottitis , inflammation of the cartilage that covers the trachea ( ... Sobol SE, Zapata S. Epiglottitis and croup. Otolaryngol Clin North Am . 2008;41(3);551-566.
  7. 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 ...
  8. ... also be performed for: Cervical spondylosis Croup syndrome Epiglottitis Foreign body aspiration ... Roosevelt GE. Acute inflammatory upper airway obstruction (croup, epiglottitis, laryngitis, and bacterial tracheitis). In: Kliegman RM, Behrman ...
  9. Tonsillitis (American Academy of Pediatrics)  
    ... Books Ear Infection Information Swimmer's Ear in Children Epiglottitis Autism: Medical Concerns During Adolescence Hearing Loss: When ...
  10. ... responsible for meningitis, periorbital cellulitis, buccal cellulitis and epiglottitis, septic arthritis, osteomyelitis, pericarditis, and bacteremia. The small ...
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