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Epiglottitis: is the inflammation of the epiglottis and is a medical emergency. See detailed information below for a list of 14 causes of Epiglottitis, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible
causes of Epiglottitis as a symptom include:
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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Medical Conditions associated with Epiglottitis:
Inflammatory symptoms (1736 causes), Infection-related symptoms (1293 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Tongue symptoms (430 causes), Neck symptoms (833 causes), Respiratory tract symptoms (5166 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)
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