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Pain in the ear; earache.

o·tal′gic adj.
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relating to an earache
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All patients reported here were referred by otolaryngologists after having had primary otalgic causes ruled out.
"Cranial nerve disorders" were seen "rarely" and "significant ear pathology" and "eye, ear, nose or throat tumor" were seen "virtually never." "TMJ syndrome," on the other hand, was seen "sometimes." In our opinion, a chiropractor or chiropractor-physiotherapist team may be a useful resource for these practitioners for those patients who report pain in the ear and face for which a primary otalgic explanation cannot be found.