Definition of Mastoiditis. Meaning of Mastoiditis. Synonyms of Mastoiditis

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Definition of Mastoiditis

Mastoiditis
Mastoiditis Mas`toid*i*tis, n. [NL. See Mastoid, and -itis.] (Med.) Inflammation in the mastoid process of the temporal bone.

Meaning of Mastoiditis from wikipedia

- Mastoiditis is the result of an infection that extends to the air cells of the skull behind the ear. Specifically, it is an inflammation of the mucosal...
- remove the mastoid air cells. This can be done as part of treatment for mastoiditis, chronic suppurative otitis media or cholesteatoma. In addition, it is...
- extension of infection to surrounding anatomic structures, including: Mastoiditis: infection of the air cells in the mastoid process, the area of the skull...
- is an abscess deep to the sternocleidomastoid muscle where pus from mastoiditis erodes through the cortex of the mastoid part of the temporal bone, medial...
- on May 29, 1919 from blood poisoning after undergoing surgery on his mastoiditis. A sculpture entitled The Sacrifice was made by Malvina Hoffman as a...
- called Gradenigo-Lannois syndrome, is a complication of otitis media and mastoiditis involving the apex of the petrous temporal bone. It was first described...
- from an ear condition. Multiple diseases have been suggested, such as mastoiditis, meningitis, or otitis exacerbated into an abscess. Ambroise Paré, the...
- disease/Endolymphatic hydrops Perilymphatic fistula Acoustic neuroma Hearing loss Mastoiditis Otitis externaouter ear or ear canal inflammation Otitis media – middle...
- the Gr**** word for “breast,” a reference to the shape of this bone. mastoiditis mastoidectomy This article incorporates text in the public domain from...
- system. An infection in the head and neck area, such as otitis media or mastoiditis, can lead to meningitis in a small proportion of people. Recipients of...
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