external auditory canal

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n external auditory canal either of the passages in the outer ear from the auricle to the tympanic membrane
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Usage

In literature:

Chantreuil mentions obliteration of the external auditory canal in the new-born.
"Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine" by George M. Gould
In the external auditory canal of the ear is produced the cerumen or ear-wax.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia" by Various
Behind the glenoid cavity is found the external auditory canal, and, further back still, the mastoid process.
"Artistic Anatomy of Animals" by Édouard Cuyer
The urethra, vagina, vulva, external auditory canal, and conjunctivæ are, in severe cases, similarly involved.
"A System of Practical Medicine by American Authors, Vol. I" by Various
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In news:

Intradermal melanocytic nevus of the external auditory canal.
Intradermal melanocytic nevi are usually asymptomatic, but a patient with such a lesion in the external auditory canal can present with aural obstruction and conductive deafness.
External auditory canal cholesteatomas, which result from the deposition of squamous epithelium deep to the skin of the external canal, can be caused by postsurgical implantation, radiation, or trauma.
Skull base plasmacytoma with conductive hearing loss and an external auditory canal mass.
Intradermal melanocytic nevus of the external auditory canal .
External auditory canal cholesteatomas , which result from the deposition of squamous epithelium deep to the skin of the external canal, can be caused by postsurgical implantation, radiation, or trauma.
External auditory canal cholesteatoma and keratosis obturans: The role of imaging in preventing facial nerve injury.
Despite the fact that the patient's incus was dislocated into the external auditory canal while remaining attached to the stapes, his hearing was not affected and remained nearly normal.
Folliculosebaceous cystic hamartoma of the external auditory canal in an adult.
Intradermal melanocytic nevus of the external auditory canal.
Intradermal melanocytic nevi are usually asymptomatic, but a patient with such a lesion in the external auditory canal can present with aural obstruction and conductive deafness.
Mastoid pneumocele with secondary pneumatocele causing external auditory canal obstruction and the influence of forced nose blowing.
Auricular ossification resulting in external auditory canal stenosis.
Those arising lateral to the isthmus of the external auditory canal can be removed under local anesthesia using a transmeatal approach.
Pleomorphic adenoma of the external auditory canal: A case report and review of the literature.
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