Otolaryngology Book



Aka: Uvulitis, Quincke's Disease
  1. Etiology
    1. Bacteria
    2. Virus
    3. Angioedema
  2. Symptoms
    1. Foreign body sensation in throat
    2. Fever
    3. Pharyngitis
  3. Signs
    1. Uvula swollen and red in midline
  4. Management
    1. Penicillin PO (if suspect Bacterial etiology)
    2. Symptomatic therapy (See Pharyngitis)

Uvulitis (C0042174)

Concepts Disease or Syndrome (T047)
SnomedCT 196544003, 300932000
Italian Uvulite
Japanese 口蓋垂炎, コウガイスイエン
Czech Uvulitida
English uvulitis, Uvulitis, Uvulitis (disorder)
Hungarian Uvulitis
Spanish uvulitis (trastorno), uvulitis, Uvulitis
Portuguese Uvulite
Dutch uvulitis
French Uvulite
German Uvulitis
Derived from the NIH UMLS (Unified Medical Language System)

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