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Otitis externa

Causes of Otitis externa:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Otitis externa. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Causes of Types of Otitis externa:

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Otitis externa: Symptom Checker

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Otitis externa Treatments

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Otitis externa: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Otitis externa may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Otitis externa: Deaths

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Definitions of Otitis externa:

Inflammation of the external auditory canal. (Dorland, 27th ed)
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Inflammation of the external ear (including auricle and ear canal)
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Detailed list of causes of Otitis externa

The list below shows some of the causes of Otitis externa mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Otitis externa?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Otitis externa. Of the 10 causes of Otitis externa that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 2 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 9 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Otitis externa:

The following list of conditions have 'Otitis externa' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Otitis externa Based on Risk Factors

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  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

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