epiglottitis

noun
ep·​i·​glot·​ti·​tis | \ -glät-ˈīt-əs How to pronounce epiglottitis (audio) \

Medical Definition of epiglottitis

: inflammation of the epiglottis

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“Epiglottitis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/epiglottitis. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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