otitis media

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otitis media

[ō′tīd·əs ′mē·dē·ə]
(medicine)
Inflammation of the middle ear.

otitis media

An inflammation of the middle ear.
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Management and prevention of persistent cerebrospinal fluid otorrhea induced by lateral skull base surgery.
Cases of otorrhea were also initially managed conservatively.
Clinical effectiveness of ototopical application of mupirocin ointment in methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus otorrhea.
The eardrops used in this study (Bacicoline-B, manufactured by Daleco Pharma) contain hydrocortisone, bacitracin, and colistin, and are active against most bacteria that cause acute tympanostomy-tube otorrhea, such as Streptococcus pneumoniae, Haemophilus influenzae, Moraxella catarrhalis, Staphylococcus aureus, and Pseudomonas aeruginosa.
6%) patients presented with recurrent otorrhea as well as decreased hearing, 12 (22.
In 1965, Derlacki and Clemis proposed criteria for CC as a cholesteatoma discovered behind an intact tympanic membrane with no history of otorrhea, prior otological intervention or previous perforations [5].
Clinical signs were nonspecific, with persistent tympanic membrane perforation, chronic painless otorrhea resistant to antimicrobial drug therapy, and hearing loss.
This study shows that for children with ear tubes, otorrhea, and the signs and symptoms of an ear infection, treatment with the antibiotic Augmentin significantly speeds up the resolution of the infection.
DENVER -- Antimicrobial ear drops are far superior to systemic therapy for otorrhea, Dr.
A 45-year-old man attended to our emergency department complaining of left otalgia, purulent otorrhea, and pain in the left cervical area with a 15-day history.