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Acute epiglottitis

Causes of Acute epiglottitis:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Acute epiglottitis. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Acute epiglottitis: Symptom Checker

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Acute epiglottitis Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Acute epiglottitis may include:

  • Call emergency services
  • Do not attempt intubation in the field unless acute airway obstruction is present
  • Avoid agitating the patient with acute epiglottitis
  • Antibiotics
  • Humidified oxygen
  • Ceftriaxone
  • more treatments...»

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Acute epiglottitis: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Acute epiglottitis may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Detailed list of causes of Acute epiglottitis

The list below shows some of the causes of Acute epiglottitis mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Acute epiglottitis?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Acute epiglottitis. Of the 9 causes of Acute epiglottitis that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 8 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Acute epiglottitis:

The following list of conditions have 'Acute epiglottitis' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Acute epiglottitis Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Acute epiglottitis based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Acute epiglottitis:

    Medical Conditions associated with Acute epiglottitis:

    Inflammatory symptoms (1736 causes), Infection-related symptoms (1293 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Respiratory tract symptoms (5166 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Larynx symptoms (231 causes), Neck symptoms (833 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Voice symptoms (550 causes), Speech symptoms (1393 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Communication symptoms (1386 causes)

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