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Epiglottitis

Epiglottitis is a topic covered in the Guide to Diagnostic Tests.

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Organism

Epiglottitis

Child: H. influenzae type B (GNCB), H. parainfluenzae (GCNB), S. pneumoniae (GPC), S. aureus (GPC), other streptococci (groups A, B, C).

Adult: S. pyogenes (GPC), S. pneumoniae (GPC), Klebsiella sp. (GNR), H. influenzae (GNCB), Pseudomonas sp. (GNR), HSV, viruses (parainfluenza and influenza).

HIV: Candida (fungi) and Pseudomonas sp. (GNR).

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Citation

McPhee, Stephen J., et al. "Epiglottitis." Guide to Diagnostic Tests, 7th ed., McGraw-Hill Education, 2017. Emergency Central, emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/GDT/619302/all/Epiglottitis.
McPhee SJ, Lu CM, Nicoll D. Epiglottitis. Guide to Diagnostic Tests. 7th ed. McGraw-Hill Education; 2017. https://emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/GDT/619302/all/Epiglottitis. Accessed March 24, 2019.
McPhee, S. J., Lu, C. M., & Nicoll, D. (2017). Epiglottitis. In Guide to Diagnostic Tests. Available from https://emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/GDT/619302/all/Epiglottitis
McPhee SJ, Lu CM, Nicoll D. Epiglottitis [Internet]. In: Guide to Diagnostic Tests. McGraw-Hill Education; 2017. [cited 2019 March 24]. Available from: https://emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/GDT/619302/all/Epiglottitis.
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