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Epiglottis Inflammation of Your Children Treat Acute Epiglottitis

Epiglottis Xray findings

Acute epiglottitis is a common cause of severe sore throat and feeding difficulty in children mostly in between 2-6 years of age. It is an acute inflammation and edema of the supraglottitis mainly the epiglottitis, confined to supraglottic structure, Epiglottis, Aryepiglottic folds and Arytenoid region It may also can occur in adult. It is an laryngeal infections. So at first …

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Disease of Nasopharynx Adenoids Clinical Features Diagnosis & Treatment

Adenoids facies

What is adenoid: At the junction of the roof and posterior wall of the nasopharynx there are some aggregated collection of Lymph node, known as Waldeyers ring. Adenoids or the Nasopharyngeal tonsil is part of them. In my previous post I show you the Juvenile Nasopharyngeal tumour. Today I am going to introduce with you the Enlarged Adenoid. Usually it …

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Juvenile Nasopharyngeal Angiofibroma Symptoms Diagnosis & Treatment

Juvenile Nasopharyngeal Angiofibroma CT Scan report

Juvenile Nasopharyngeal Angiofibroma is a benign tumour consists of fibrous tissue with a variable proportion of vascular tissues occur in the nasopharynx of mainly prepubertal and adolescent male. At first Hippocrates described this tumour in the 5th century BC but Friedberg first used the term Angiofibroma in 1940. Other titles (eg, nasopharyngeal fibroma, bleeding fibroma of adolescence, fibroangioma) have also …

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