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o·ti·tis

 (ō-tī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the ear.

o·tit′ic (ō-tĭt′ĭk) adj.
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otitis

(əʊˈtaɪtɪs)
n
(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
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o•ti•tis

(oʊˈtaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of the ear.
[1790–1800; < Greek ōt-, s. of oûs ear1 + -itis]
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otitis

Medicine. any variety of inflammation in the ear. — otitic, adj.
See also: Ear
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.otitis - inflammation of the ear
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
labyrinthitis, otitis interna - inflammation of the inner ear; can cause vertigo and vomiting
otitis externa - inflammation of the external ear (including auricle and ear canal)
otitis media - inflammation of the middle ear; common in children
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Translations

otitis

[əʊˈtaɪtɪs] Notitis f
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o·ti·tis

n. otitis, infl. del oído externo, oído medio o del interno.
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otitis

n otitis f; — externa otitis externa; — media otitis media; — media with effusion otitis media con derrame; secretory —media otitis media serosa
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References in periodicals archive ?
Because of recurrent AOM or persistent otitis media with effusion, about 15% of children in the United States receive tympanostomy tubes.
Iron-deficiency anemia might be considered a potential risk factor for development of otitis media with effusion, and iron parameters should be evaluated in these children.
A total number of 70 patients from age 5 - 30 years, suffering from persistent otitis media with effusion and adenoid hypertrophy were selected from the outpatient department of ENT after detailed clinical examination and investigations.
Acute otitis media with effusion can last anywhere from a few weeks to several months.
Neonatal middle ear effusion predicts chronic otitis media with effusion. Otol Neurotol 2004; 25: 318-32.
OTIPRIO is the first single dose, physician administered product approved by the FDA for the treatment of pediatric patients with bilateral otitis media with effusion undergoing TT placement.
The clinical role of Alloiococcus otitidis in otitis media with effusion. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol.
Relationship between otitis media with effusion (OME) and endocrine diseases is not clear in pediatric population.
Otitis media with effusion is one of the most common diseases in children, affecting 28-38% of the pre-school population [12].
Otitis media with effusion (OME) is defined as fluid in the middle ear and, sometimes, the mastoid air cell system without signs or symptoms of ear infection.1 Symptoms usually involve hearing loss or aural fullness but typically do not involve pain or fever.