Recurrent sore throatsby
Dr. Gabe M.
the infection with it.
The most dangerous throat infection is epiglottitis, which infects a portion of the larynx (voice box) and causes swelling that closes the airway. Epiglottitis is an emergency condition...
Acute breathing difficulties in childrenby
that may be harmful, for example bacteria or parasites. – croup, epiglottitis, retropharyngeal abscessInfection... go into your airway making you choke. Epiglottitis is usually caused by Haemophilus influenzaA viral infection...
Oh, You Lazy, SLUGGISH Epiglottis!by
Had my follow-up appointment with the speech therapist this morning. She hadn’t received a copy of the radiologist report from last week’s Modified Barium Swallow. So, we discussed generalities and agree
My Lazy, Lazy Epiglottis!by
Well, we figured out what the problem is. It’s not that I aspirate food and drink on every swallow. But, according to the delightful speech pathologist who fed me barium in various forms and explained the video she