Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Words related to uvulitis

inflammation of the uvula

References in periodicals archive ?
A diagnosis of isolated uvulitis was made, and the patient was admitted for airway observation and empiric treatment with methylprednisolone, ranitidine, ciprofloxacin, and metronidazole (she was allergic to penicillin, clindamycin, macrolides, and sulfa-containing drugs).
Isolated uvulitis is an uncommon clinical entity, as fewer than 30 cases have been reported in the literature.
In view of the known association between uvulitis and epiglottitis, the workup of uvulitis should include laryngoscopy.
Isolated uvulitis: An uncommon but not a rare clinical entity.
(7.) Westerman EL, Hutton JR Acute uvulitis associated with epiglottitis.