otoencephalitis


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otoencephalitis

 [o″to-en-sef″ah-li´tis]
inflammation of brain extending from an inflamed middle ear.
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o·to·en·ceph·a·li·tis

(ō'tō-en-sef'ă-lī'tis),
Inflammation of the brain by extension of the process from the middle ear and mastoid cells.
Synonym(s): otocerebritis
[oto- + G. enkephalos, brain, + -itis, inflammation]
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o·to·en·ceph·a·li·tis

(ō'tō-en-sef-ă-lī'tis)
Inflammation of the brain by extension of the process from the middle ear and mastoid cells.
[oto- + G. enkephalos, brain, + -itis, inflammation]
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