ethmoiditis


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ethmoiditis

 [eth″moi-di´tis]
1. inflammation of the ethmoid bone.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

eth·moid·i·tis

(eth'moy-dī'tis),
Inflammation of the ethmoid sinuses.
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ethmoiditis

Ethmoid sinusitis ENT Inflammation of the ethmoid sinus. See Sinusitis.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

eth·moid·i·tis

(eth'moy-dī'tis)
Inflammation of the ethmoid sinuses.
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deviated nasal septum, concha bullosa, prominent agger cells, ethmoiditis at the same sitting.
Chronic purulent ethmoiditis and maxilloethmoiditis were prevailed among chronic rhinosinusitis.
Approximately, 90% of orbital cellulitis cases are associated with ethmoiditis. (8,9) which occurs due to dissemination of infection from ethmoid to orbitary tissue due to bone refraction arising from osteitis involving the external wall of ethmoid, which corresponds to internal region of the orbit at the level of the lacrimal bone.
Orbital complications of ethmoiditis. Otolaryngol Clin North Am 1985;18:139-47.