1. Epiglottitis in an Adult

    New England Journal of Medicine 372(15):e20 (2015) PMID 25853768

    A previously healthy 65-year-old woman presented with a 7-day history of throat pain, difficulty swallowing, muffled voice, and fevers. Lateral soft-tissue radiography of the neck showed the “thumb sign,” indicating a swollen epiglottis, suggestive of epiglottitis. A previous...
  2. Epiglottitis in an Adult

    New England Journal of Medicine 372(15):e20 (2015) PMID 25853768

    A previously healthy 65-year-old woman presented with a 7-day history of throat pain, difficulty swallowing, muffled voice, and fevers. Lateral soft-tissue radiography of the neck showed the “thumb sign,” indicating a swollen epiglottis, suggestive of epiglottitis. A previous...
  3. Epiglottitis in an Adult

    New England Journal of Medicine 372(15):e20 (2015) PMID 25853768

    A previously healthy 65-year-old woman presented with a 7-day history of throat pain, difficulty swallowing, muffled voice, and fevers. Lateral soft-tissue radiography of the neck showed the “thumb sign,” indicating a swollen epiglottis, suggestive of epiglottitis. A previous...
  4. Epiglottitis in an Adult

    New England Journal of Medicine 372(15):e20 (2015) PMID 25853768

    A previously healthy 65-year-old woman presented with a 7-day history of throat pain, difficulty swallowing, muffled voice, and fevers. Lateral soft-tissue radiography of the neck showed the “thumb sign,” indicating a swollen epiglottis, suggestive of epiglottitis. A previous...
  5. Epiglottitis in an Adult

    New England Journal of Medicine 372(15):e20 (2015) PMID 25853768

    A previously healthy 65-year-old woman presented with a 7-day history of throat pain, difficulty swallowing, muffled voice, and fevers. Lateral soft-tissue radiography of the neck showed the “thumb sign,” indicating a swollen epiglottis, suggestive of epiglottitis. A previous...