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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.
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Previous presentation: This article has been adapted from a poster presented at the Combined Otolaryngology Spring Meeting (American Otological Society); April 24-26, 2015; Boston.
Contract award notice: Ophthalmological and otological drugs in package and, Various medications in package ii and albumin in package iii for hospital pharmacy in debica health care team.
During the chart review, patient demographics, date of blast, date of ear examination and of pure tone audiometry (PTA), presence or absence of symptoms, type, duration and intensity of symptoms, otological findings for presence of tympanic membrane perforation, presence of blood/clot or discharge in external auditory canal and pure tone audiometry findings were collected.
At the same time, the Japanese Otological Society (JOS) had been working independently on the "Classification and Staging of Cholesteatoma.
Inflammation spread can lead to meningitis, empyema, brain abscess, venous thrombosis, cranial nerve paralysis and internal carotid artery stenosis (2,3) Time lapse between otological symptoms and cranial nerve dysfunction varies from 1 to 12 weeks.
To exclude nevus comedonicus syndrome further investigation was carried out, including upper limbs, chest and spine X-rays, as well as ophthalmological and otological evaluation, but no anomalies were found.
Chronic otitis media still prevails as one of the most common otological problems encountered worldwide especially in the developing countries.
Background: Chronic suppurative otitis media is one of the most common otological problems in developing countries.
Its products include otological ventilation tubes, otological instruments, otological kits, rhinology products, and display cases.
In this paper, we present otological and radiological findings in a patient with TS and discuss necessary diagnostic procedures and possible treatments.
Subjects were questioned to elicit otological and general medical conditions, underwent an ear, nose and throat examination, provided serum samples and a pure tone average hearing test was conducted.
At 45 months, the children also underwent otological and auditory testing, including an assessment of distortion product otoacoustic emissions (DPOAEs), a measure of cochlear function.