Meniere disease(redirected from Meniere syndrome)
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an affection characterized clinically by vertigo, nausea, vomiting, tinnitus, and fluctuating and progressive sensory hearing loss associated with endolymphatic hydrops. See: endolymphatic hydrops.
Synonym(s): Ménière syndrome
Mé·ni·ère dis·ease(men-yār' di-zēz', sin'drōm)
Ménière,Prosper, French physician, 1799-1862.
Ménière disease - characterized by vertigo, nausea, vomiting, tinnitus, and progressive deafness due to swelling of the endolymphatic duct. Synonym(s): auditory vertigo; endolymphatic hydrops; labyrinthine vertigo; Ménière syndrome
Ménière syndrome - Synonym(s): Ménière disease
Mé·ni·ère dis·ease, Ménière syndrome (men-yār' di-zēz', sin'drōm)
An affliction characterized clinically by vertigo, nausea, vomiting, tinnitus, and progressive hearing loss.