labyrinthitis

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labyrinthitis

(ˌlæbərɪnˈθaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the inner ear, causing loss of balance, vertigo, and vomiting. Also called: otitis interna

labyrinthitis

Inflammation of the inner ear, usually caused by infection.
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Noun1.labyrinthitis - inflammation of the inner ear; can cause vertigo and vomiting
otitis - inflammation of the ear
Translations

lab·y·rin·thi·tis

n. laberintitis.
1. infl. aguda o crónica del laberinto;
2. otitis interna.

labyrinthitis

n laberintitis f
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If the fistula is left untreated, vertigo, sensorineural hearing loss, purulent labyrinthitis or meningitis may occur.
Labyrinthitis ossificans is an end-stage sequela to purulent labyrinthitis. This condition is associated with profound deafness and a loss of vestibular function.