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Disease Supraglottitis

Name Supraglottitis
Synonym Supraglottitides
Definition Inflammation of the EPIGLOTTIS and supraglottic structures including the PHARYNX; UVULA; base of tongue; and aryepiglottic folds. It is usually caused by HAEMOPHILUS INFLUENZAE in children but often by different organisms in adults.
Categories Ear-nose-throat disease | Respiratory tract disease
MeSH® ID D059525

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1. DiseasesRespiratory Tract Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Laryngeal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Supraglottitis
2. DiseasesRespiratory Tract Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Respiratory Tract Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Supraglottitis
3. DiseasesOtorhinolaryngologic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Laryngeal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Supraglottitis

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Supraglottitis
  Epiglottitis