LA Respiratory Issues

Practice Endoscopy 2

Level C

Bugsy 2

You scope Bugsy and see this instead:

both look normal

He is still making noise. You tell the client you need to put him on the treadmill and you see

What are your odds of seeing something different at exercise vs standing?


What resource did you use to answer that?


You see

Next time you scope him standing you see :

abnormal epiglottis is not visible due to a shelf of tissue

What is your diagnosis?

What treatment do you recommend? Use lay terminology as if you were speaking to the client.

What treatment do you not recommend and why?

Resource used:



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