Adhesive otitis media

Adhesive otitis media is a form of chronic otitis media where there is a adhesion of medial ear structures as a result of chronic inflammation. There are often complete or partial adhesions between the thin retracted and atrophic pars tensa and the medial wall of the middle ear.

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rID: 61937
System: Head & Neck
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • AdOM

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