otitis externa


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inflammation of the external ear (including auricle and ear canal)

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Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of a patient with malignant otitis externa, France.
Microbiology of acute otitis externa. Laryngoscope 2002; 112: 1166-77.
Malignant otitis externa usually affects elderly patients with diabetes.
Otitis externa 19 (31.7) 17 (28.3) features 41 (68.3) 43 (71.7) Present Absent Fungal organism Asp.
If your ear pain is caused by otitis externa, your doctor will likely recommend ear drops to reduce the inflammation and irritation.
Tan, "Skull base osteomyelitis secondary to malignant otitis externa mimicking advanced nasopharyngeal cancer: MR imaging features at initial presentation," American Journal of Otolaryngology, vol.
Most of the bacteria isolated from otitis externa samples were related to Pseudomonas aeruginosa with 8 (38/15%) isolates.
The investigators assessed whether management of 236 patients presenting with suspected acute otitis externa (AOE) was carried out according to guidelines issued by the American Academy of Otolaryngology--Head and Neck Surgery Foundation (Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg.
Potential causes of otitis externa are infectious diseases (bacteria, viruses, fungi, and parasites), and neoplastic process (carcinoma of the glands of the external ear canal, squamous cell carcinoma).
Based on the severe otalgia, recurring granulation tissue, history of insulin-dependent diabetes, and nuclear imaging findings, the patient was diagnosed with ma lignant otitis externa (MOE).
One common reason for veterinary visits among cats is otitis externa, or inflammation of the external ear canal.
In vitro EVALUATION OF TWO DRUGS OF VETERINARY USE AGAINST PATHOGENS CAUSING OTITIS EXTERNA IN DOGS
Patients with this condition, real name otitis externa, experience an inflamed ear canal, usually because of bacterial, viral or fungal infection.
Intolerable irritations of hearing aid wearing ears were significantly associated with bacterial and fungal otitis externa and ear discharge (P = 0.005 0.02 0.03 respectively).Conclusions: This study demonstrates that using hearing aid alters the ear canal flora; increases risk of both fungal and bacterial otitis externa as well as encourage wax debris formation with resultant ear irritations.
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