We describe the case of a 50-year-old woman who presented with left-sided chronic otitis media that had persisted for more than I year.
What does OM stand for?
OM stands for Otitis Media
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- Organic Matter
- Organizational Maintenance
- Organizational Membership
- Organized Militia
- Organo Metallic
- Orgasmic Meditation
- Oriental Medicine
- Oscar Mayer
- Osteomyelitis (bone infection)
- Ostial Membrane
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Introduction Acute otitis media (AOM) is a middle ear infection, usually caused by bacteria or viruses, that affects both children and adults.
The new product is based on Frutarom's BLIS K12--the world's first probiotic for sore throats and otitis media (ear infections).
Researchers report in this issue that young children exposed to higher levels of traffic pollution have a greater incidence of otitis media (middle ear infections) than those exposed to lower levels [EHP 114:1414-1418; Brauer et al.
1550090666 Eustachian tube; structure, function, role in otitis media.
Several studies suggest that in acute otitis media caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae, the bacteriologic failure rate increases with penicillin G MICs.
Otitis media may become chronic (long-lasting) and a child may develop glue ear, when a lot of mucus collects in the middle ear because it's prevented from draining.