Eyes, ears, nose and throat
Age-related macular degeneration
Retinopathy of prematurity
Conductive hearing loss
Eustachian tube dysfunction
Tympanic membrane perforation
Acoustic neuroma (schwannoma)
Temporomandibular joint dysfunction
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
Retropharyngeal and peritonsillar abscesses
Thyroglossal duct cyst
Eye conditions: Refractive errors, lens disorders and glaucoma: Pathology review
Eye conditions: Retinal disorders: Pathology review
Eye conditions: Inflammation, infections and trauma: Pathology review
Vertigo: Pathology review
Nasal, oral and pharyngeal diseases: Pathology review
Thyroid nodules and thyroid cancer: Pathology review
Parathyroid disorders and calcium imbalance: Pathology review
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Otitis externa (also called swimmer's ear) is an inflammation of the outer ear and ear canal, commonly caused by Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Staphylococcus aureus bacterial infections. People with Otitis externa can present with ear pain and itchiness, ear canal swelling, impaired hearing, and purulent drainage from the ear. Treatment involves pain management, aural toilet, anti-inflammatories, and antibiotics.
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