Acute epiglottitis after COVID-19 infection

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Renner , A , Lamminmäki , S , Ilmarinen , T , Khawaja , T & Paajanen , J 2021 , ' Acute epiglottitis after COVID-19 infection ' , Clinical Case Reports , vol. 9 , no. 7 , 04419 .

Title: Acute epiglottitis after COVID-19 infection
Author: Renner, Andreas; Lamminmäki, Satu; Ilmarinen, Taru; Khawaja, Tamim; Paajanen, Juuso
Contributor: University of Helsinki, Faculty of Medicine
University of Helsinki, HUS Head and Neck Center
University of Helsinki, University of Helsinki
University of Helsinki, HUS Inflammation Center
University of Helsinki, HUS Heart and Lung Center
Date: 2021-07
Language: eng
Number of pages: 3
Belongs to series: Clinical Case Reports
ISSN: 2050-0904
Abstract: In patients with acute epiglottitis, the possibility of COVID-19 should be ruled out. Repeated nasofiberoscopy examinations or a tracheostomy, which may produce infectious aerosols, may be required.
Subject: case report
PPE measures
surgical tracheostomy
3121 General medicine, internal medicine and other clinical medicine

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