Descriptor English: Epiglottitis
Descriptor Spanish: Epiglotitis
Descriptor epiglotitis
Scope note: Inflamación de la EPIGLOTIS.
Descriptor Portuguese: Epiglotite
Descriptor French: Épiglottite
Entry term(s): Epiglottitides
Tree number(s): C01.748.798.200
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Inflammation of the EPIGLOTTIS.
Annotation: inflamm of epiglottis
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Laryngitis (1966-1983)
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under LARYNGITIS 1984-90
History Note: 91(84); was see under LARYNGITIS 1984-90
DeCS ID: 4906
Unique ID: D004826
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Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1983/05/31
Revision Date: 2016/02/26
Epiglottitis - Preferred
Concept UI M0007563
Scope note Inflammation of the EPIGLOTTIS.
Preferred term Epiglottitis
Entry term(s) Epiglottitides

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