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How can a high epiglottis with vomiting be treated?

Yes. My 2 year old son has had eating problems his whole Life.. He has projecte vomited and has Never slept through the night. While Playing with flashlights my older daughter Noticed something strange sticking up in His throat. Showed me and I researched And found it to be a high epiglottis. Can This be treated and how?
Tue, 10 Sep 2019
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Hello,

To me, your child might be having allergy issues with chronic inflammation of the epiglottis, nose or even polyps. To me, should check it out with ENT specialist as might require special treatment.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Take care

Regards,
Dr Albana Sejdini, General & Family Physician
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