October 29, 2020

Nursing Tip of the Day! - Pediatric Nursing

Category: Pediatric Nursing 
When epiglottitis is strongly suspected, a lateral neck radiograph can be helpful to confirm the diagnosis and evaluated for enlarged epiglottis (thumbprint sign), thickened aryepiglottic folds, lack of air in the vallecula and dilated hypopharynx.

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