Mastoiditis
Mastoiditis Mas`toid*i*tis, n. [NL. See {Mastoid}, and {-itis}.] (Med.) Inflammation in the mastoid process of the temporal bone. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • Mastoiditis — Classification and external resources Side view of head, showing surface relations of bones. (Mastoid process labeled near center.) ICD 10 H …   Wikipedia

  • mastoiditis — f. anat. patol. Infección de las apófisis mastoides, generalmente resultado de una complicación de una otitis media aguda o crónica. Suele ser necesario un tratamiento quirúrgico. Medical Dictionary. 2011. mastoiditis …   Diccionario médico

  • mastoiditis — mastoidìtis m DEFINICIJA pat. akutna upala mastoidnih stanica u kosti mastoidnog nastavka (iza ušne školjke) ETIMOLOGIJA nlat. ← grč. mastoeidḗs: nalik dojci ← mastós: dojka + id + itis …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • mastoiditis — [mas΄toidīt′is] n. inflammation of the mastoid …   English World dictionary

  • Mastoiditis — Unter einer Mastoiditis versteht man eine akute Entzündung im Warzenfortsatz (Processus mastoideus) des Schläfenbeines mit Knocheneinschmelzung. Die Mastoiditis ist eine Komplikation der akuten Mittelohrentzündung. Mastoiditis mit… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • mastoiditis — /mas toy duy tis/, n. Pathol. inflammation of the mastoid process. [1885 90; MASTOID + ITIS] * * * Inflammation of the mastoid process, a bony projection just behind the ear, almost always due to otitis media. It may spread into small cavities in …   Universalium

  • mastoiditis — (Del gr. mastos, mama + itis, inflamación.) ► sustantivo femenino MEDICINA Inflamación de la apófisis mastoides. IRREG. plural mastoiditis * * * ► femenino PATOLOGÍA Inflamación de las células óseas de la apófisis mastoides. * * * Inflamación de… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • mastoiditis — noun Etymology: New Latin Date: 1881 inflammation of the mastoid and especially of the mastoid cells …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • mastoiditis — noun Inflammation of the mastoid; inflammation of the ear …   Wiktionary

  • Mastoiditis — Inflammation of the mastoid, often secondary to ear infection. * * * Inflammation of any part of the mastoid process. SYN: mastoid empyema. sclerosing m. a chronic m. in which the trabeculae are greatly thickened, tending to obliterate the cells …   Medical dictionary

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