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Epiglottitis Summary

Description: Inflammation of the epiglottis.

Also Known As: Epiglottitides

Networked: 191 relevant articles (10 outcomes, 12 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Epiglottitis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Ampicillin (Omnipen) : 3 outcomes in 9 results : FDA 72 Generic
  2. Chloramphenicol (Chloromycetin) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 7 results : FDA 27
  3. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics) : 2 outcomes in 19 results : IBA
  4. Sulbactam : 2 outcomes in 2 results : FDA 19 Generic
  5. sultamicillin (ampicillin-sulbactam) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 2 results : FDA 2 Generic
  6. Vaccines : 1 outcome 1 study in 5 results : IBA
  7. Ceftriaxone (Ceftriaxon) : 1 outcome 1 study in 3 results : FDA 33 Generic
  8. beta-Lactamases (beta-Lactamase) : 1 outcome in 2 results : IBA
  9. Cortisone : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  10. Haemophilus influenzae type b polysaccharide vaccine (HIB-vaccine) : 2 studies in 8 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Epiglottitis

  1. Bacterial Meningitis
  2. Otitis Media
  3. Infection
  4. Respiratory Tract Infections (Respiratory Tract Infection)
  5. Tonsillitis
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Key Therapies for Epiglottitis

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  1. Airway Management : 1 outcome 1 study in 30 results
  2. Tracheotomy : 1 outcome 1 study in 17 results
  3. Day Care (Partial Hospitalization) : 1 study in 1 result
  4. Aftercare (After-Treatment) : 1 study in 1 result
  5. Tracheostomy : 22 results
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