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ozena in Medicine

ozena o·ze·na (ō-zē'nə)
A chronic disease of the nose characterized by intranasal crusting, atrophy, and a fetid odor.

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  • In gleet the discharges from the nostrils, as in ozena, are of a very light color.

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