otolaryngologist


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o·to·lar·yn·gol·o·gy

 (ō′tō-lăr′ĭng-gŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The branch of medicine that deals with diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the ear, nose, and throat. Also called otorhinolaryngology.

o′to·lar·yn′go·log′i·cal (-lə-rĭng′gə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
o′to·lar′yn·gol′o·gist n.
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Noun1.otolaryngologist - a specialist in the disorders of the ear or nose or throat
medical specialist, specialist - practices one branch of medicine
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Translations

o·to·lar·yn·gol·o·gist

n. otolaringólogo-a, especialista en otolaringología.
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otolaryngologist

n otorrinolaringólogo -ga mf; médico -ca mf cirujano especializado en el oído, nariz y garganta y sus enfermedades
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Once hearing impairment is first assumed to be the cause for language delay, often, an otolaryngologist is the first physician to be sought.
Dr Ziad Kurd Ali, otolaryngologist at UHS, told Gulf News that parents should look out for the following signs: "If the child has been breathing from his mouth for more than two weeks, snoring, suffering from protrusion of the lower jaw or nasal discharge, parents must take him/her to an ear, nose, throat [ENT] doctor."
ISSUE: In this extraordinary Pennsylvania case, a patient brought suit against an otolaryngologist 22 years after he aborted an attempt to surgically correct a defect in her ear.
"You can always help out." The otolaryngologist at Harvard Medical School said that he had already canceled his appointments scheduled for later that week in Boston.
Bruce Scott, an otolaryngologist from Louisville, Kentucky, and a member of the AMA Board of Trustees, said the AMA's stance takes a prudent approach to risk reduction while not affecting devices that do not have an effective mercury-free alternative.
Van De Water, an otolaryngologist at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York.
* percentage of persons who should be seen by a physician who should see an otolaryngologist;
Regent was designed in technologic collaboration with FIGmd (a corporate collaborator) and has a registry practice connector (RPC) that allows it to acquire data from an otolaryngologist's Electronic Medical Record system.
Lalwani (otolaryngology, Columbia U.) and Pfister, an otolaryngologist in Switzerland, outline recent advances in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery.
An otolaryngologist or a primary care physician should perform follow-up exams at intervals of no longer than 6 months, and should exchange documented communication about the child's status.
In 1983, the otolaryngologist began a painstaking, 17-year routine of collecting ear-infection data on same-sex twins and triplets.