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A disease characterized by intranasal crusting, atrophy, and fetid odor.
[G. ozaina, a fetid polypus, fr. ozō, to smell]
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ozaenaInflammation and atrophy of the mucous membrane lining of the nose, with discharge, crusting and a foul smell, of which the sufferer is usually unaware. The condition is now rare.
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