"Supraglottitis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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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.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Supraglottitis" by people in Profiles.
Airway management before chemoradiation for advanced head and neck cancer. Head Neck. 2012 Feb; 34(2):254-9.