Epiglotitis: Inflamation of the epiglottis in the throat.
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Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely
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Can be dangerous and even fatal but recovery is usual with treatment.
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Definitions of Epiglotitis:
Inflammation of the epiglottis.
- (Source - Diseases Database)
Inflammation of the epiglottis; characterized by fever and a severe sore throat and difficulty in swallowing
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)
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