What are the signs and symptoms of epiglottitis in patients with Haemophilus influenzae infections?

Updated: Jul 02, 2019
  • Author: Joseph Adrian L Buensalido, MD; Chief Editor: Pranatharthi Haran Chandrasekar, MBBS, MD  more...
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Patients with H influenzae epiglottitis may have respiratory difficulty (78%), sore throat (65%), history of fever (57%), difficulty swallowing (49%), drooling (42%), change in voice (33%) and cough (19%). [29]


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