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  1. Ear Infection (Otitis Media)

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    Ear Infection (Otitis Media), This leaflet is part of our series on ear infection Ear infection (otitis externa) Ear infection (otitis media) Gl...

  2. Acute Otitis Media in Adults

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    Acute Otitis Media in Adults, Rhinoviruses and respiratory syncytial viruses are the main viral pathogens in adults as well as in children. [ 1 , 2 ] Spectrum of otitis media [ ...

  3. Acute Otitis Media In Children

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    Acute Otitis Media In Children, It describes two conditions which form part of a continuum of disease: acute otitis media (AOM) and otitis media with effusion (OME). Both oc...

  4. Chronic Suppurative Otitis Media

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    Chronic Suppurative Otitis Media, Spectrum of otitis media [ 6 ] Otitis media (OM) is an umbrella term for a group of complex infective and inflammatory conditions affec...

  5. Otitis Media with Effusion

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    Otitis Media with Effusion, One Taiwanese study (where nasopharyngeal carcinoma is more prevalent than in Western Europe) found that the incidence of nasopharyngeal carcinoma in adults with O...

  6. Ear Infection (Otitis Externa)

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    Ear Infection (Otitis Externa), This leaflet is part of our series on ear infection Ear infection (otitis externa) Ear infection (otitis media) ...

  7. Otitis Externa and Painful, Discharging Ears

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    Otitis Externa and Painful, Discharging Ears, Microbiologica - eg, from active otitis media, exposure to Pseudomonas aeruginosa or fungi. Previous tympanostomy. Radiotherapy ...

  8. Otalgia (Earache)

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    Causes Causes of Otalgia External ear causes Middle ear causes Referred pain Otitis externa Foreign body - including li...

  9. Mastoiditis

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    It is usually associated with chronic suppurative otitis media or cholesteatoma. Spectrum of otitis media [ 2 ] Otitis media (OM) is an umbrella term for a group o...

  10. Earache/Ear Pain and Other Ear Problems

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    Middle ear infection (otitis media) Otitis media is an extremely common cause of earache in children. It can occur in adults, but is unusual. , glue ear otitis media ear ...

  11. Tympanosclerosis

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    Tympanosclerosis commonly develops secondary to acute and chronic otitis media. [ 1 ] Studies have shown that there are identical risk factors for atherosclerosis and tympanosclerosis.

  12. Moraxella Catarrhalis

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    Mastoiditis complicating otitis media. Hearing impairment complicating otitis media. Pleural effusion complicating pneumonia.

  13. Deafness in Adults

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    Severe or recurring cases of otitis media may lead to middle-ear effusions. Refer patients with chronic otitis media (see referral criteria under 'Management', below). [ 4 ] ...

  14. Retropharyngeal Abscess

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    Associated signs include tonsillitis, peritonsillitis, pharyngitis and otitis media. Symptoms in adults: sore throat, fever, dysphagia, neck pain, and dyspneoa. Physical signs in adults...

  15. Earwax

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    Contra-indication for ear irrigation [ 1 , 9 ] Signs or symptoms of current infection: otitis externa or otitis media. Current perforation of the tympanic membrane or a hi...

  16. Deafness in Children

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    Auto-inflation may be considered during the active observation period for children with otitis media with effusion who are likely to co-operate with the procedure. [ 3 ] Autoinflation reopens the Eu...

  17. Cholesteatoma

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    Spectrum of otitis media [ 2 ] Otitis media (OM) is an umbrella term for a group of complex infective and inflammatory conditions affecting the middle ear.

  18. Out with the old and in with the new

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    Find them at: Pre-eclampsia (patient page) Pre-eclampsia and Eclampsia (professional page) Pregnancy and High Blood Pressure (patient page) Hypertension in Pregnancy (professional ...

  19. Nasal Discharge

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    The incubation period is 12-48 hours. Otitis media may well occur in children under the age of 5 and especially in those below the age of 18 months.

  20. The Ears, Hearing and Balance

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    Ear infection (otitis externa) . Ear infection (otitis media) . Earwax . Eustachian tube dysfunction .