[ air-oh-sahy-nuh-sahy-tis ]
/ ˌɛər oʊˌsaɪ nəˈsaɪ tɪs /
inflammation of the nasal sinuses caused by the effect on the sinuses of changes in atmospheric pressure.
Also called barosinusitus.
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Medicine definitions for aerosinusitis
[ âr′ō-sī′nə-sī′tĭs ]
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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