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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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otolaryngology

(ˌəʊtəʊˌlærɪŋˈɡɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Medicine) the branch of medicine concerned with the ear, nose, and throat and their diseases. Sometimes called: otorhinolaryngology
otolaryngological adj
ˌotoˌlarynˈgologist n
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o•to•rhi•no•lar•yn•gol•o•gy

(ˌoʊ toʊˌraɪ noʊˌlær ɪŋˈgɒl ə dʒi)

also otolaryngology,



n.
the study and treatment of diseases of the ear, nose, and throat.
[1895–1900]
o`to•rhi`no•la•ryn`go•log′i•cal (-ləˌrɪŋ gəˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl) adj.
o`to•rhi`no•la•ryn•gol′o•gist, n.
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otolaryngology

the medical practice dealing with the ear, nose, and throat; otology and laryngology combined for medical study or practice. — otolaryngologist, n. — otolaryngological, adj.
See also: Medical Specialties
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.otolaryngology - the medical specialty that deals with diseases of the ear, nose and throat
medical specialty, medicine - the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
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Translations

o·to·lar·yn·gol·o·gy

n. otolaringología, estudio de la garganta, la nariz y los oídos.
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otolaryngology

n otorrinolaringología; rama de la medicina que se ocupa del oído, nariz y garganta y sus enfermedades
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Such educational adventures have inspired many medical students to enter our specialty, and a continuing supply of excellent residency applicants requires a continuing supply of medical students who are excited by what they have learned and seen during otolaryngology rotations.
Although the American Academy of Otolaryngology--Head and Neck Surgery conducts a workforce survey annually, no study has been conducted to examine practice patterns as they pertain specifically to academic otolaryngology. Therefore, I developed the Academic Otolaryngologist Survey for this purpose.
A 31-month-old girl presented to the otolaryngology clinic with a history of a narrow left external meatus since birth.
During his tenure, he has expanded the ENT Clinics, increased participation among otolaryngologists through the Editorial Board, and, with the addition of the Pediatric Otolaryngology Clinic, has embraced the full spectrum and breadth of our specialty.
A 20-year-old woman presented to an outpatient otolaryngology clinic with a 3-day history of an earache on the right.
From the Department of Otolaryngology, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, and the Halifax Medical Center, Daytona Beach.
The patient was then referred to the otolaryngology clinic of a tertiary care hospital.
Possible predatory Otorhinolaryngology journals 1 American Journal of Otolaryngology http://www.
<br />He has also been named vice chair of otolaryngology, chief of pediatric otolaryngology and a professor with the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine.