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o·tol·o·gy

 (ō-tŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The branch of medicine that deals with the structure, function, and pathology of the ear.

o′to·log′i·cal (ō′tə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
o·tol′o·gist n.

otology

(əʊˈtɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Medicine) the branch of medicine concerned with the ear
otological adj
oˈtologist n

o•tol•o•gy

(oʊˈtɒl ə dʒi)

n.
the study and treatment of diseases of the ear.
[1835–45]
o•to•log•i•cal (ˌoʊt lˈɒdʒ ɪ kəl) adj.
o•tol′o•gist, n.

otology

1. the branch of medicine that studies the ear and its diseases.
2. the treatment of ear disorders. — otologist, n. — otologic, otological, adj.
See also: Ear
the medical specialty that studies and treats diseases of the ear. — otologist, n. — otological, adj.
See also: Medical Specialties

otology

The branch of medicine that deals with the ear and ear diseases.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.otology - the branch of medicine concerned with the ear
fenestration - surgical procedure that creates a new fenestra to the cochlea in order to restore hearing lost because of osteosclerosis
auditory apparatus - all of the components of the organ of hearing including the outer and middle and inner ears
fenestra - a small opening covered with membrane (especially one in the bone between the middle and inner ear)
medical specialty, medicine - the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
audiology, audiometry - the measurement of hearing
Translations
fülészetfülgyógyászatotológia

o·tol·o·gy

n. otología, rama de la medicina que estudia el oído, su función y las enfermedades que lo afectan.
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We attached a Med X Change digital recorder, already available at our facility, to a standard Leica MS-2 microscope and recorded five pediatric otologic surgical procedures.
It enables the acquisition of adequate sensorimotor skills and allows for the fine-tuning of cognitive processes under the guidance of experienced surgeons, to perform successful otologic surgical procedures without causing injury to the patient (Sewell et al.
Nausea and vomiting might be more common after otologic surgical procedures (the incidence has been reported to be as high as [50%.