Middle ear infection, otitis media

Middle ear infection, otitis media

This animation shows the symptoms and treatment of secretory otitis media.

Biology

Keywords

otitis media, disease, ear infection, ear, pus, paracentesis of the eardrum, hearing loss, pain, symptoms, tympanic cavity, eardrum, outer ear, middle ear, inner ear, Eustachian tube, hearing, hammer, anvil, stirrup, bacterium, virus, human, biology

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  • - Connects the nasal cavity with the middle ear (tympanic cavity). It allows the pressure to equalize between the middle ear and the outside world.

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