otitis externa

[ ik-stur-nuh ]
/ ɪkˈstɜr nə /

noun Pathology.

inflammation of the external ear.

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Origin of otitis externa

1860–65; <New Latin: external otitis
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Medical definitions for otitis externa

otitis externa
[ ĭk-stûrnə ]

n.

Inflammation of the external auditory canal.
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