MCID: UVL006
MIFTS: 23

Uvulitis

Categories: Respiratory diseases

Aliases & Classifications for Uvulitis

MalaCards integrated aliases for Uvulitis:

Name: Uvulitis 12 15 70
Acute Uvulitis 12

Classifications:



External Ids:

Disease Ontology 12 DOID:0060310
ICD10 32 K12.2
UMLS 70 C0042174

Summaries for Uvulitis

Disease Ontology : 12 An upper respiratory tract disease characterized by the swelling of the uvula to 3-5 times its normal size.

MalaCards based summary : Uvulitis, also known as acute uvulitis, is related to epiglottitis and pharyngitis. An important gene associated with Uvulitis is KCNJ18 (Potassium Inwardly Rectifying Channel Subfamily J Member 18), and among its related pathways/superpathways is Cori Cycle. Affiliated tissues include heart, liver and bone.

Wikipedia : 73 The palatine uvula, usually referred to as simply the uvula, is a conic projection from the back edge of... more...

Related Diseases for Uvulitis

Diseases related to Uvulitis via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

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# Related Disease Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 epiglottitis 30.7 SUCLG2 CRP
2 pharyngitis 30.3 GPT CRP
3 kawasaki disease 29.5 GPT CRP
4 cellulitis 29.3 INS GPT CRP
5 haemophilus influenzae 10.1
6 mitochondrial dna depletion syndrome 5 10.1 SUCLG2 GPT
7 panophthalmitis 10.0 SUCLG2 CRP
8 emphysematous cholecystitis 10.0 GPT CRP
9 gummatous syphilis 10.0 GPT CRP
10 syphilis 10.0 GPT CRP
11 viral laryngitis 10.0 GPT CRP
12 ankylosing spondylitis 1 10.0 GPT CRP
13 lemierre's syndrome 10.0 SUCLG2 CRP
14 acalculous cholecystitis 10.0 GPT CRP
15 tinea unguium 10.0 GPT CRP
16 hydrops of gallbladder 10.0 GPT CRP
17 splenic abscess 10.0 GPT CRP
18 ascending cholangitis 10.0 GPT CRP
19 suppurative cholangitis 10.0 GPT CRP
20 gastrointestinal tuberculosis 10.0 GPT CRP
21 granulomatous hepatitis 10.0 GPT CRP
22 basidiobolomycosis 10.0 GPT CRP
23 large intestine lipoma 10.0 GPT CRP
24 acute cholangitis 10.0 GPT CRP
25 cholecystolithiasis 10.0 GPT CRP
26 lipoma of colon 10.0 GPT CRP
27 common bile duct disease 10.0 GPT CRP
28 coronary aneurysm 10.0 GPT CRP
29 abdominal tuberculosis 10.0 GPT CRP
30 heart aneurysm 10.0 GPT CRP
31 splenic infarction 10.0 GPT CRP
32 pyuria 10.0 GPT CRP
33 pleural empyema 10.0 GPT CRP
34 duodenum adenoma 10.0 GPT CRP
35 volvulus of midgut 10.0 GPT CRP
36 hemorrhoid 10.0 GPT CRP
37 analbuminemia 10.0 GPT CRP
38 compartment syndrome 10.0 GPT CRP
39 hepatic tuberculosis 10.0 GPT CRP
40 cecal disease 10.0 GPT CRP
41 choledocholithiasis 10.0 GPT CRP
42 tricuspid valve disease 10.0 GPT CRP
43 tricuspid valve insufficiency 10.0 GPT CRP
44 bronchopneumonia 10.0 GPT CRP
45 intestinal perforation 10.0 GPT CRP
46 pericardium disease 10.0 GPT CRP
47 plasma protein metabolism disease 10.0 GPT CRP
48 endocardium disease 10.0 GPT CRP
49 pulmonary artery disease 10.0 GPT CRP
50 scrub typhus 10.0 GPT CRP

Graphical network of the top 20 diseases related to Uvulitis:



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Symptoms & Phenotypes for Uvulitis

Drugs & Therapeutics for Uvulitis

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Anatomical Context for Uvulitis

MalaCards organs/tissues related to Uvulitis:

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Heart, Liver, Bone, Colon, Thyroid, Skin, Placenta

Publications for Uvulitis

Articles related to Uvulitis:

(show all 36)
# Title Authors PMID Year
1
Lingual Tonsillectomy: Successful Treatment in Periodic Fever, Aphthous Stomatitis, Pharyngitis, and Cervical Adenitis Syndrome. 61
33492030 2021
2
Infective Uvulitis in a Child. 61
33086360 2020
3
Wound botulism presenting as dysphagia to an ENT ward. 61
32051157 2020
4
An infant with streptococcal uvulitis presenting with airway obstruction. 61
32577398 2020
5
Steroids and Thyrotoxicosis Precipitate Periodic Paralysis. 61
29581918 2018
6
Concurrent uvulitis and epiglottitis. 61
27726831 2016
7
Uvulitis following general anaesthesia. 61
25249220 2014
8
Quincke's Disease: isolated uvulitis. 61
25247038 2014
9
Mephedrone-induced uvulitis. 61
24443866 2014
10
Traumatic uvulitis from a suction catheter. 61
22056547 2012
11
Periodontal and oral manifestations of marijuana use. 61
23420976 2012
12
Isolated uvulitis. 61
17915667 2007
13
Uvulitis. 61
17542068 2007
14
Isolated uvulitis: An uncommon but not a rare clinical entity. 61
23120151 2005
15
Uvulitis and partial upper airway obstruction following cannabis inhalation. 61
11993827 2002
16
Traumatic uvulitis: a rare complication of upper GI endoscopy. 61
11375603 2001
17
Uvulitis caused by anaerobic bacteria. 61
9220512 1997
18
Topical epinephrine therapy of acute uvulitis. 61
9149007 1997
19
Simultaneous uvulitis and epiglottitis in adults. 61
9115519 1997
20
Simultaneous uvulitis and epiglottitis without fever or leukocytosis. 61
8857802 1996
21
Clinical characteristics of acute uvulitis. 61
8285973 1994
22
Traumatic uvulitis. 61
1416345 1992
23
Uvulitis in three children: etiology and respiratory distress. 61
1513729 1992
24
Uvulitis and supraglottitis: early manifestations of Kawasaki disease. 61
1552395 1992
25
Acute uvulitis in combination with acute epiglottitis: a case presentation. 61
1914968 1991
26
Acute uvulitis apparently caused by Candida albicans. 61
2003059 1991
27
Isolated uvulitis secondary to marijuana use. 61
3059117 1988
28
Acute uvulitis: a sauna hazard. 61
3166853 1988
29
Hymenoptera uvulitis. 61
3670353 1987
30
Acute inflammatory edema of the uvula (uvulitis) as a cause of respiratory distress: a case report. 61
3599176 1987
31
Acute uvulitis and epiglottitis. 61
3707745 1986
32
Acute uvulitis associated with epiglottitis. 61
3484961 1986
33
Uvulitis and Hemophilus influenzae b bacteremia. 61
3490655 1986
34
Isolated uvulitis due to Haemophilus influenzae type b. 61
6334271 1984
35
Uvulitis in children. 61
6356061 1983
36
Simultaneous uvulitis and epiglottitis. 61
6965992 1980

Variations for Uvulitis

Expression for Uvulitis

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Pathways for Uvulitis

Pathways related to Uvulitis according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

# Super pathways Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 9.83 INS GPT

GO Terms for Uvulitis

Biological processes related to Uvulitis according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

# Name GO ID Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 acute-phase response GO:0006953 8.62 INS CRP

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