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Mastoiditis

Known as: Mastoiditides, Mastoiditis [Disease/Finding], Unspecified mastoiditis 
Inflammation of the honeycomb-like MASTOID BONE in the skull just behind the ear. It is usually a complication of OTITIS MEDIA.
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND Recommendations vary regarding immediate antimicrobial treatment versus watchful waiting for children younger than 2… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND. Information is needed on whether mastoiditis has increased in association with the decline in antibiotics prescribed… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
  • K. Leskinen, J. Jero
  • Clinical otolaryngology : official journal of ENT…
  • 2005
  • Corpus ID: 1578041
Objectives:  To establish the incidence, current treatment and outcome of adult patients with acute intratemporal and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Antibiotic resistance is an increasing problem in paediatric practice. General practitioners in the United Kingdom have… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Acute mastoiditis is a serious complication of acute otitis media in children. Suppurative disease in the mastoid region… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Operating on the principle that most acute otitis media (AOM) episodes resolve without antibiotics, doctors in the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
We undertook a retrospective study to examine our experience with acute mastoiditis over a 12-year period. Fifty-eight cases were… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
During the period from 1974 to 1981, surgery for acute mastoiditis was performed on 12 ears, giving an annual incidence of 0.004… Expand
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
In a double-blind study 171 children with acute otitis media (239 affected ears) were treated by four different methods: neither… Expand
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Highly Cited
1932
Highly Cited
1932
In recently published studies, Hartmann and Darrow (1., 2, 3) emphasized the fact that if sodium bicarbonate were properly… Expand
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