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aero–otitis media

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noun aero–oti·tis me·dia \ˌar-ō-ō-ˈtīt-əs-ˈmēd-ē-ə, ˌer-\
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aero–otitis

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aerotitis

\ˌar-ō-ˈtīt-əs, ˌer-\ play

Medical Definition of aero–otitis media

  1. :  the traumatic inflammation of the middle ear resulting from differences between atmospheric pressure and pressure in the middle ear and occurring in high-altitude flyers, caisson or tunnel workers, and deep-sea divers


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