New Latin otitis Latin mediafeminine ofmediusmiddle
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
Otitis-media Sentence Examples
Doctors treating chronic otitis media (or glue ear) often puncture the eardrum on purpose to drain pus from the middle ear.
Of the 168 with no parental concern 119 passed our first test, but 81 of these had serous otitis media.
Fevers are caused in most cases by viral or bacterial infections, such as otitis media (ear infection), upper respiratory infection, pharyngitis (throat infection), pneumonia, chickenpox, and urinary tract infection.
Although doctors in the past sometimes removed the child's tonsils or adenoids to treat recurrent otitis media with effusion, this practice is not recommended as of the early 2000s.