otitis(redirected from Acute otitis media)
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Inflammation of the ear.
o·tit′ic (ō-tĭt′ĭk) adj.
(Medicine) inflammation of the ear, esp the middle ear (otitis media), with pain, impaired hearing, etc, or the outer ear (otitis externa), with inflammation between the ear drum and the external opening. See also labyrinthitis
inflammation of the ear.
Medicine. any variety of inflammation in the ear. — otitic, adj.See also: Ear
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inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
otitis externa - inflammation of the external ear (including auricle and ear canal)
otitis media - inflammation of the middle ear; common in children