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Labyrinthitis
inflammation of the inner ear, resulting vertigo
vertigo
Dizziness.
Macrotia
abnormally large ears
Meniere's disease
progressive deafness, ringing in ears, dizziness and pressure in ears
otalgia
earache
Otitis externa
infection or inflammation of the external auditory canal (outer ear)
Otitis media
inflammation of the middle ear (often with fluid present); Commonly referred to as middle ear infection; seen frequently in children. Often preceded by an upper respiratory infection.
Otopathy
any disease of the ear
Otorrhea
inflammation with discharge from the ear
Otorrhagia
bleeding from the ear
Otosclerosis
bony tissue around oval window, leading to deafness; Progressive hearing loss caused by immobility of the stapes bone
Presbycusis
loss of hearing due to aging process
Serous otitis media
inflammation of the middle ear with serum accumulation
Suppurative otitis media
inflammation of the middle ear with pus formation
Tinnitus
ringing,or buzzing sound in the ear
vertigo
sensation of whirling motion (dizziness) and loss of balance