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Epiglottis sticks up in throat

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What causes visible epiglottis?

pictures online and it appears to be called visable epiglottis . Which I assume means you can clearly see my epiglottis. I've had real bad allergies and an irritated throat. I plan to call an ENT tomorrow ...
 

What causes swelling of the epiglottis?

of the epiglottis . Right now, I only feel the discomfort and am starting to have a little discomfort swallowing. This is the second time I have had the feeling of swelling in my throat. The first time it happened, the doctors ...
 

Can epiglottis be affected by the sore throat and bacterial infection?

the epiglottis be affected by the sore throat and probable bacterial infection? I'm seeing my doctor tomorrow ... in a short time. Yesterday morning I woke up with a sore throat and didn't feel so great. I took my daily ...
 

What to do for swollen epiglottis and flapping in throat?

My epiglottis is swollen and flapping in my throat what can I do ...
 

Is it normal to see epiglottis at the entrance of larynx?

is it normal for me to see my 3 year old son's epiglottis when he sticks his tongue out really far and goes "ahhh"? ...
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What causes sore throat and sticking epiglottis in the back of my throat?

Hi, I have a sore throat and I can see my epiglottis sticking up in the back of my throat, when I drink coffee or tea, sometimes I get an irritation feeling in the back of my throat, and I ve always ...
 

I can see my epiglottis during or after throat infection ?

by the tonsils, I suddenly could see my epiglottis sticking up into my throat. This explains why I have had times in the last few weeks where it feels like my throat was tight or closing there. This epiglottis sighting ...
 

What causes swollen epiglottis?

I have never seen my son s epiglottis before but tonight he said his pop tart felt hot when he swallowed it (it had not been heated) and when I checked his throat I suddenly saw his epiglottis. Does ...
 

Food Stuck in Epiglottis.

For a week or so, at some point during the day I ve felt like something is stuck in my throat. I can see my epiglottis in the mirror (with a flashlight), and judging by the smell/taste I can ...
 

How to identify disorder of epiglottis?

Hello Doctors, I m from Philippines. I have a nephew who has no epiglottis but has two epiglottis-like structures in his mouth attached to both sides of his throat. The parents are terrified especially during ...
 

Discomfort on the epiglottis, sore throat. What to do?

I woke up this morning feeling as if my epiglottis is hanging down and touching my throat. I took ... the top of my throat feels sore along with the distended epiglottis. What should I do. I am not having ...
 

What is the cause of swollen epiglottis with sore throat ?

my epiglottis is swollen, red in the centre, white at the end. Earlier this evening I felt as if there was something cutting the back of my throat and there was a lot of blood . That has stopped but my throat ...
 

Is a second tongue sticking out of the back of throat of a 6 yr old epiglottis or something else?

My 6 yo daughter complained of feeling something in the back of her throat. I had her open her mouth to look in the back of her throat and saw a second tongue sticking out of the back of her throat ...
 

I have some visible epiglottis sticking up at the back of my throat. Can online doctor help me?

I swallowed. When I looked down there I could see my epiglottis sticking up at the back of my throat ...Hi, I am a 20yr old female and recently I ve been having trouble with my epiglottis. About 2 weeks ...
 

Reddish itchy throat, reddish tonsils. Have thyroid removed in the past. Not able to locate epiglottis. Concerned

a couple years ago and have felt that lump in the throat sensation ever since but havent seen my epiglottis ...I have had some mild irritation in my throat for a few weeks now although there is no pain. Throat ...
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i started getting sick my throat burns n my nose is stopped up. I was looking at my throat in mirrior and i can see the top of my epiglottis is this normal
You may be in the initial stage of the sore throat.Do gargle with antiseptic solution like CHLORHEXIDINE twice daily after food.It will prevent the progression of the infection.
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