Medical Terms week 7

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  1. Surgical or plastic repair of the tympanic membrane
    Myringoplasty
  2. Study of the ear, nose and throat
    Otorhinolaryngology
  3. Pain in the ear; earache
    Otalgia
  4. Studing of hearing
    Audiology
  5. Chronic inner ear disease characterized by an excessive accumulation of fluid
    Meniere's disease
  6. Fungal infection of the external auditory meatus
    Otomycosis
  7. Inflammation or infection of the tympanic membrane
    Myringitis
  8. Impaired hearing due to the aging process
    Presbycusis
  9. Visual examination of the tympanic membrane using the otoscope
    otoscopy
  10. Benign tumor of the acoustic nerve
    Acoustic neuroma
  11. Inflammation or infection of the inner ear
    Labyrinthitis
  12. Drainage from the ear
    Otorrhea
  13. Graphic record of hearing
    Audiogram
  14. Physician specialist who studies and treats diseases of the ear
    Otologist
  15. Instrument for visualization of the ear
    Otoscope
  16. Incision into the tympanic membrane
    Myringotomy
  17. Study of the ear
    Otology
  18. Process of measuring the sense of hearing
    audiometry
  19. Hardening of the ear, specifically the stapes
    Otosclerosis
  20. Inflammation of the middle ear, commonly called a middle ear infection
    Otitis Media
  21. Inflammation of the external ear canal; commonly called swimmer's ear
    Otitis Externa
  22. Slow-growth cystic mass or tumor made up of epithelial cell debris and cholesterol
    Cholesteatoma
  23. Middle ear infection chatacterized by an accumulation of clear or sterile
    Serous otitis
  24. Physician specialist who studies and treats diseases of the ear, nose, and throat
    Otorhinolaryngologist (ENT)
  25. Middle ear infection characterized by the presents of purulent fluid
    Suppurative otitis media
  26. individual who specialized in evaluating hearing potential and loss
    Audiologist
  27. Pertaining to hearing
    Auditory
  28. Ringing sensation in the ears
    Tinnitus
  29. Spiral or snail-shaped structure that contains auditory fluids and converts sound waves into nerve impulses
    Cochlear
  30. Surgical or plastic repair of the tympanic membrane
    Tympanotomy
  31. Dizziness; a sense of spinning around
    Vertigo
  32. Surgical incision into the tympanic membrane
    Tympanotomy
  33. Inflammation of the tympanic membrane
    Tympanitis
  34. Excision of the stapes
    Stapedectomy
  35. Surgical or plastic repair of one or both ears
    Otoplasty
  36. Loss of hearing due to impaired or damaged auditory nerve cells or tissue
    Sensorineural deafness

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