myringitis


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Related to myringitis: bullous myringitis, myringitis bullosa

myringitis

 [mĭ-rin-ji´tis]
inflammation of the tympanic membrane.
myringitis bullo´sa (bullous myringitis) a form of viral otitis media in which serous or hemorrhagic blebs appear on the tympanic membrane and adjacent wall of the acoustic meatus.

myr·in·gi·tis

(mir'in-jī'tis),
Inflammation of the tympanic membrane.
Synonym(s): tympanitis
[myring- + G. -itis, inflammation]

myringitis

/my·rin·gi·tis/ (mir″in-ji´tis) inflammation of the tympanic membrane.
myringitis bullo´sa , bullous myringitis a form of viral otitis media in which serous or hemorrhagic blebs appear on the tympanic membrane and often on the adjacent wall of the auditory meatus.

myringitis

(mîr′ĭn-jī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the tympanic membrane. Also called tympanitis.

myringitis

[mir′injī′tis]
Etymology: L, myringa + Gk, itis
inflammation or infection of the tympanic membrane.
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Myringitis

my·rin·gi·tis

(mir'in-jī'tis)
Inflammation of the tympanic membrane.
Synonym(s): tympanitis.
[myring- + G. -itis, inflammation]

myringitis

Inflammation of the eardrum (tympanic membrane).

myringitis

inflammation of the tympanic membrane.
References in periodicals archive ?
Myringitis is not common, and the middle ear and mastoid are not affected.
Bullous myringitis is usually accompanied by influenza and occasionally by otitis media.
Occasionally, stenosis of the outer ear canal, myringitis, or granulations will be present.