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Che-Kim Tan; Khee-Siang Chan; Kuo-Chen Cheng
February 2007
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/27/2007, Vol. 176 Issue 5, p620
Academic Journal
The article discusses a medical condition involving a patient with epiglottitis. A direct laryngoscopy revealed a swollen epiglottitis which caused a progressive respiratory distress on the patient. The patient was administered with parenteral therapy with amoxicillin - clavulanate and corticosteroids. The swelling ceased after five days of treatment.


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