barotitis

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barotitis

[‚bar·ə′tīd·əs]
(medicine)
Inflammation of the ear, or a part of it, caused by changes in atmospheric pressure. Also known as aerootitis.
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Within the Army Air Forces, aerotitis media proved the leading flight-related ailment.
Indeed, while curing aerotitis in most treated servicemen, this procedure may have sown the seeds for subsequent cancers and other chronic disorders, contends the Submarine Survivors Group (SSG).
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