Tag: BSN Notes: ENT

ENT: Mastoiditis

  MastoiditisDefinition: Inflammation of the mucosal lining of mastoid antrum and mastoid air cells. Infection has spread from mucosal lining to ...

ENT: Otosclerosis

 OtosclerosisDefinition·         It is a common hereditary disease of localized bone derived from the otic capsule.·         The normal laminar bone is ...

ENT: Otitis Media

Otitis MediaDefinition: \"otitis media' means inflammation of the middle ear ,Eustachian tube and mastoid air cell.Most common among children of ...

ENT: Perforation of tympanic Membrane

Perforation of tympanic MembraneEtiologyDirect force·        faulty technique of cleaning the ear/ while removing the foreign body from the ear.   ·        ...

ENT: Tumors of external ear

Tumors of external ear   Benign lesions of external ear1. Chondrodermatitis nodularis chronica helicis (CNCH): Etiology*    unknown*    may begins with some ...

ENT: Gapping earring puncture

Gapping earring punctureGapping earring puncture results from wearing heavy pierced earrings for a long time or after an infection, or ...

ENT: Foreign body in ear

Foreign body in ear Presence of foreign body inside the ear canal Incidence:*    common in children*    patients with schizophrenia*    in person ...

ENT: Impacted wax / cerumen

Impacted wax / cerumenWax is a mixture of secretion of sebaceous and ceruminious glands, hairs, desquamated epithelial debris and dirt ...