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si·nus·i·tis

 (sī′nə-sī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the sinuses or a sinus, especially in the nasal region.
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sinusitis

(ˌsaɪnəˈsaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the membrane lining a sinus, esp a nasal sinus
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si•nus•i•tis

(ˌsaɪ nəˈsaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of a sinus of the skull.
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sinusitis

Inflammation of the sinuses, usually caused by an infection.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sinusitis - inflammation of one of the paranasal sinuses
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
pansinusitis - inflammation of all of the paranasal sinuses
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Translations
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Sinusitis

sinusitis

[ˌsaɪnəˈsaɪtɪs] Nsinusitis f
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sinusitis

[ˌsaɪnəˈsaɪtɪs] nsinusite f
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sinusitis

nStirnhöhlenkatarr(h) m, → Sinusitis f
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sinusitis

[ˌsaɪnəˈsaɪtɪs] nsinusite f
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

si·nus·i·tis

n. sinusitis, infl. de la mucosa de un seno o cavidad, esp. los senos paranasales.
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sinusitis

n sinusitis f
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The sinusitis did not present as acute but was chronic and asymptomatic.
This system utilises Balloon Sinuplasty technology to safely confirm and dilate sinus openings in people with chronic sinusitis.
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The company added chronic sinusitis is a common disease worldwide, particularly in places with high levels of atmospheric pollution.
Fungal infections can cause a troublesome array of health problems ranging from daily lethargy and sinusitis to life-threatening infections.
The health of children is affected badly owing to the effects caused by pediatric sinusitis. Although sinusitis has been found to exist for more than last two decades, there are still arguments that persist in relation to its pathogenesis, presentation, diagnosis, and treatment.
[USPRwire, Mon May 04 2015] Global Markets Direct's, 'Sinusitis - Pipeline Review, H1 2015', provides an overview of the Sinusitis's therapeutic pipeline.
We conducted a study to examine the incidence of acute sinusitis following maxillary sinus fractures, as well as the impact of antibiotics in the postinjury period.
Odontogenic maxillary sinusitis accounts for 10- 12% of the total cases.1 Maxillary sinus is prone to odontogenic infections due to expansion of long- term chronic apical periodontitis radicular cyst odontogenic jaw cyst intrusion of apparatus or root canal filling materials invasion of surgical dental extraction-induced residual tooth root dental implant-induced maxillary sinus augmentation and even Le-fort" maxillary osteotomy.12
Para-nasal sinusitis is the inflammation of mucosal lining of the paranasal sinuses.
Dubai, That sinusitis cannot be cured is a big misconception people have, say doctors in the UAE.
The Question: Does vaccination with the pneumococcal vaccine lessen the rate of pediatric hospitalizations for pneumonia and sinusitis?