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otology

 [o-tol´ŏ-je]
the branch of medicine dealing with the ear and its anatomy, physiology, and pathology. adj., adj otolog´ic.

o·tol·o·gy

(ō-tol'ŏ-jē),
The branch of medical science concerned with the study, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases of the ear and related structures.
[oto- + G. logos, study]

otology

/otol·o·gy/ (o-tol´ah-je) the branch of medicine dealing with the ear, its anatomy, physiology, and pathology.otolog´ic

otology

(ō-tŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The branch of medicine that deals with the structure, function, and pathology of the ear.

o′to·log′i·cal (ō′tə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
o·tol′o·gist n.

otology

[ōtol′əjē]
Etymology: Gk, ous + logos, science
the study of the ear, including the diagnosis and treatment of its diseases and disorders.

o·tol·o·gy

(ō-tol'ŏ-jē)
The branch of medical science concerned with the study, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases of the ear and related structures.
[G. oto- [ous] ear, + G. logos, study]

otology

The surgical speciality concerned with the study of the structure, function and disorders of the ears and the treatment of ear disease.

o·tol·o·gy

(ō-tol'ŏ-jē)
The branch of medical science concerned with the study, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases of the ear and related structures.
[G. oto- [ous] ear, + G. logos, study]

otology (ōtol´əjē),

n a division of medicine concerning diseases of the ear.

otology

the branch of veterinary medicine dealing with the ear and its anatomy, physiology and pathology.
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The Dubai Otology 2015 will be running from October 21 - 23 at the Mohammad bin Rashid Academic Medical Centre, Dubai Healthcare City.
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of North Carolina at Chapel Hill) present an illustrated handbook that covers basic principles, diagnostic tools, and disease-specific medical and surgical management in otology, neurotology, and lateral skull base surgery.
A special course entitled Otologics Implantable Hearing Device will be presented at the European Academy of Neural Otology on Friday, September 22 at 6:30 with a special guest appearance from one of the patients implanted with the Carina device.
Andrew Marlowe, a specialist in adult and pediatric otology and general otolaryngology, offers many of the most advanced techniques in his medical specialty.
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These results will appear in an upcoming ANNALS OF OTOLOGY, RHINOLOGY AND OTOLARYNGOLOGY.
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