uvulitis


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u·vu·li·tis

 (yo͞o′vyə-lī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the uvula.

uvulitis

(ˌjuːvjʊˈlaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the uvula
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Noun1.uvulitis - inflammation of the uvula
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
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0%) as well as oral cavity aphtous ulcers, epidural hematomas, post-operative uvulitis, intramural hematomas and acute rhinopharyngeal hemorrhage in 1.
Ademas en la encuesta no se incluyeron posibles hallazgos clinicos mas objetivos como adenopatias cervicales, petequias en el velo del paladar, uvulitis y exantema escarlatiniforme, entre otros.
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).