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What does OME stand for?

OME stands for Otitis Media with Effusion

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Doctors in South Korea looked at 155 children aged two to seven who received treatment for otitis media with effusion (OME).
Otitis media with effusion (OME), in which fluid and mucus stay trapped in the ear after infection, may lead to conductive hearing loss that, if persistent, may lead to delays in the development of speech, language, and cognitive abilities (Klein 2000; Teele et al.
Sometimes otitis media with effusion can become chronic and, even when the infection clears, fluid can remain in the middle ear for months.