otitis interna

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Related to otitis interna: labyrinthitis, otitis media, otitis externa
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Noun1.otitis interna - inflammation of the inner ear; can cause vertigo and vomiting
otitis - inflammation of the ear
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Otitis media is inflammation of the middle ear, and otitis interna is inflammation of the inner ear.
If left untreated, the disease can progress to otitis interna and meningitis (Vestweber, 1999).
A bilateral granulomatous and fibrinoheterophilic otitis interna due to Pseudomonas aeruginosa was diagnosed postmortem by histopathologic examination and bacterial culture.