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Introduction: Otitis

Description of Otitis

Otitis (medical condition): Any type of ear inflammation or infection (otitis)...more »

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Otitis: inflammation of the ear.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Otitis: Inflammation of the ear, which may be marked by pain, fever, abnormalities of hearing, hearing loss, tinnitus, and vertigo. Inflammation of the external ear is OTITIS EXTERNA; of the middle ear, OTITIS MEDIA; of the inner ear, LABYRINTHITIS. (From Dorland, 27th ed).
Source: MeSH 2007

Otitis: Related Topics

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Otitis as a Disease

Otitis (medical condition): See Otitis (disease information).
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Otitis: Related Diseases

Otitis: Otitis is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

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Otitis: Related Disease Topics

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Source - MeSH 2007

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Broader terms for Otitis

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Hierarchical classifications of Otitis

The following list attempts to classify Otitis into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • inflammation,redness,rubor
  • symptom
  • evidence,grounds
  • information
  • cognition,knowledge,noesis
  • psychological feature

Source: WordNet 2.1

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