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...
- skull, near the inner ears. This can be done as part of treatment for mastoiditis, chronic suppurative otitis media or cholesteatoma. In addition, it is...
- early loss of her mother at age four who died from suffocation due to mastoiditis. Rumors have persisted that she committed suicide. This set the stage...
- 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...
- a form of skeletal pneumaticity. Infection in these cells is called mastoiditis. The term "cells" refers to enclosed spaces, not cells as living, biological...
- called Gradenigo-Lannois syndrome, is a complication of otitis media and mastoiditis involving the apex of the petrous temporal bone. It was first described...
- (hole in the eardrum due to infection, trauma, explosion or loud noise) Mastoiditis Inner ear diseases BPPV – benign paroxysmal positional vertigo Labyrinthitis/Vestibular...
- Outer ear Otitis externa Otomycosis Middle ear and mastoid Otitis media Mastoiditis Bezold's abscess Gradenigo's syndrome Tympanosclerosis Cholesteatoma...
- clear understanding of mastoiditis. The following medical terms are named after him: Bezold's abscess Bezold's mastoiditis: mastoiditis with perforation into...
- 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...