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25 Possible Causes for Furuncle of the External Ear

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    Furuncles of the external ear, similar to those in skin infection, can cause severe pain and a sense of fullness in the ear canal.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] If a furuncle is present in the external canal, the physician should allow it to drain spontaneously.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The presence of purulent exudate in the middle ear may lead to a spread of infection to the inner ear and mastoids or even meninges Clinical Manifestations Otitis externa[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Abscess of the External Auditory Meatus

    ear 2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code Applicable To Boil of external ear Carbuncle of auricle or external auditory canal Furuncle of external ear Abscess[icd10data.com] Boil of external ear Carbuncle of auricle or external auditory canal Furuncle of external ear ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'H60.0 - Abscess of external ear'[icd.codes] Applicable To Boil of external ear Carbuncle of auricle or external auditory canal Furuncle of external ear The following code(s) above H60.0 contain annotation back-references[icd10data.com]

  • Staphylococcus Aureus Infection

    A 71-year-old woman underwent extenteration for conjunctival melanoma with orbital invasion. Her socket failed to epithelialize and contained a diffuse pyogenic granuloma that was caused by chronic Staphylococcus aureus infection. Extensive debridement and long-term intravenous antibiotics resulted in normal healing.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Myiasis

    The clinical spectrum is wide from maggots in the ear to otalgia, otorrhea, perforation of the drum, bleeding , itching, roaring sound, tinnitus, furuncle of the external[medigoo.com] ear and restlessness.[medigoo.com]

  • Otitis Media

    Called also swimmer's ear. furuncular otitis the formation of furuncles in the external acoustic meatus. otitis interna labrynthitis; usually due to an extension of otitis[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] […] and eating, fever, vomiting DiffDx Abscesses, furuncles, foreign bodies, mumps, external otitis, toothache Risk factors UTIs, rhinitis, trisomy 21, other trisomies, cystic[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] ear, usually caused by a bacteria or fungus.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Chronic Otitis Externa

    Diseases of external ear (H60-H62) H60 Otitis externa H60.0 Abscess of external ear Boil Carbuncle Furuncle } } } of auricle or external auditory canal H60.1 Cellulitis of[apps.who.int] […] external ear Cellulitis of: · auricle · external auditory canal H60.2 Malignant otitis externa H60.3 Other infective otitis externa Otitis externa: · diffuse · haemorrhagic[apps.who.int]

  • Acute Otitis Externa

    External otitis may manifest as a localized furuncle or as a diffuse infection of the entire canal (acute diffuse external otitis).[msdmanuals.com] Diseases of external ear (H60-H62) H60 Otitis externa H60.0 Abscess of external ear Boil Carbuncle Furuncle } } } of auricle or external auditory canal H60.1 Cellulitis of[apps.who.int] Called also swimmer's ear. furuncular otitis the formation of furuncles in the external acoustic meatus. otitis interna labrynthitis; usually due to an extension of otitis[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Impetigo Neonatorum

    […] abscess, furuncle and carbuncle of face Excludes: ear, external ( H60.0 ) eyelid ( H00.0 ) head [any part, except face] ( L02.8 ) lacrimal: · gland ( H04.0 ) · passages ([apps.who.int] […] and carbuncle Includes: boil furunculosis Excludes: anal and rectal regions ( K61.- ) genital organs (external): · female ( N76.4 ) · male ( N48.2 , N49.- ) L02.0 Cutaneous[apps.who.int] H04.3 ) mouth ( K12.2 ) nose ( J34.0 ) orbit ( H05.0 ) submandibular ( K12.2 ) L02.1 Cutaneous abscess, furuncle and carbuncle of neck L02.2 Cutaneous abscess, furuncle and[apps.who.int]

  • Cellulitis of the Pinna

    Diseases of external ear (H60-H62) H60 Otitis externa H60.0 Abscess of external ear Boil Carbuncle Furuncle } } } of auricle or external auditory canal H60.1 Cellulitis of[apps.who.int] External otitis may manifest as a localized furuncle or as a diffuse infection of the entire canal (acute diffuse external otitis).[msdmanuals.com] […] and mastoid process, not elsewhere classified H60 Otitis externa [ edit ] H60.0 Abscess of external ear Boil of external ear Carbuncle of auricle or external auditory canal[en.wikisource.org]

  • Otitis Externa

    External otitis may manifest as a localized furuncle or as a diffuse infection of the entire canal (acute diffuse external otitis).[msdmanuals.com] Dry ear precautions (eg, wearing shower cap, avoiding swimming) are strongly advised for both external otitis and fungal external otitis.[merckmanuals.com] Called also swimmer's ear. furuncular otitis the formation of furuncles in the external acoustic meatus. otitis interna labrynthitis; usually due to an extension of otitis[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

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