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PLEASE HELP!! I can very easily see my epiglottis at the base of my tongue (not my uvula!)?

Posted 20 Feb 2016 by Gavint2324 0 answers

PLEASE HELP!! I can very easily see my epiglottis at the base of my tongue (not my uvula!) It's hard to breath, a whisping sound when I exhale, chest pain. It feels like I'm swallowing my epiglottis!

I recently was hospitalized for 10 days for epiglottitis. I received no treatment for approximately?

Posted 18 Nov 2015 by Jetfuel 0 answers

... 6 to 7 hours. I ended up with aspiration pneumonia and pleural effusions. Is it a correct assumption that these were complications that occurred because of delayed treatment and also attributed to the extended hospital stay

Epiglottitis - my son has had three attacks where his windpipe has closed. I am very fortunate he is

Posted 25 Oct 2013 by belindah 1 answer

... still here. Has anyone else had a similar experience with their children?

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