Information on different
ear diseases

Acoustic neuroma
Acoustic neuroma
Acoustic neuroma is a benign tumor that usually arises from the Schwann cells of the vestibular nerve and in rare cases also from the Schwann cells of the cochlear nerve.
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Otosclerosis
Otosclerosis is an illness that afflicts the bony labyrinth in the inner ear. This causes inflammatory bone remodeling processes (otospongiosis), followed by bone ‘hardening’ (sclerotization).
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Otitis externa
An inflammation of the ear canal (also otitis externa) is defined as a bacterial, fungal, or allergic inflammation of the skin and subcutis in the outer ear canal.
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Otitis media: middle ear infection
An acute middle ear infection (otitis media acuta) is a condition often triggered by a cold.
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