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aerosinusitis

[air-oh-sahy-nuh-sahy-tis]
noun Medicine/Medical.
  1. inflammation of the nasal sinuses caused by the effect on the sinuses of changes in atmospheric pressure.
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Origin of aerosinusitis

Also called barosinusitus.
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aerosinusitis

(âr′ō-sī′nə-sītĭs)
n.
  1. Inflammation of the paranasal sinuses caused by a difference between the pressure within the sinus cavities and the ambient pressure.barosinusitis
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