Croup

Fall is now giving way to winter. That means it is the season for croupie babies! Some of the classic signs of croup (aka acute laryngotracheobronchitis) can be remembered by the 3 “s”:

S = Seal-like cough

S = Stridor

S = Steeple sign on X-ray

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