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Diseases » Mastoiditis » Summary
 

What is Mastoiditis?

What is Mastoiditis?

  • Mastoiditis: Inflammation of a bone behind the ear.
  • Mastoiditis: Inflammation of the cavity and air cells in the mastoid part of the temporal bone.
    Source - Diseases Database
  • Mastoiditis: inflammation of the mastoid.
    Source - WordNet 2.1

Mastoiditis: Introduction

Types of Mastoiditis:

Broader types of Mastoiditis:

How serious is Mastoiditis?

Complications of Mastoiditis: see complications of Mastoiditis

What causes Mastoiditis?

Causes of Mastoiditis: see causes of Mastoiditis

What are the symptoms of Mastoiditis?

Symptoms of Mastoiditis: see symptoms of Mastoiditis

Complications of Mastoiditis: see complications of Mastoiditis

Mastoiditis: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Mastoiditis.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Mastoiditis.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Mastoiditis: Orthopedic Surgeon ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Mastoiditis.
Treatments for Mastoiditis: see treatments for Mastoiditis
Prevention of Mastoiditis: see prevention of Mastoiditis

Society issues for Mastoiditis


Hospitalization statistics for Mastoiditis: The following are statistics from various sources about hospitalizations and Mastoiditis:

  • 0.007% (869) of hospital consultant episodes were for mastoiditis and related conditions in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 95% of hospital consultant episodes for mastoiditis and related conditions required hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 54% of hospital consultant episodes for mastoiditis and related conditions were for men in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 46% of hospital consultant episodes for mastoiditis and related conditions were for women in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 56% of hospital consultant episodes for mastoiditis and related conditions required emergency hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
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Organs Affected by Mastoiditis:

Organs and body systems related to Mastoiditis include:

Name of Mastoiditis

Main name of condition: Mastoiditis

Mastoiditis: Related Conditions

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