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5,101 Possible Causes for Loss of Light Reflex of the Tympanic Membrane, Sinusitis, Suppurative Labyrinthitis

  • Acute Otitis Media

    Acute sinusitis was managed in 0.9% of encounters. Antibiotics were prescribed in 71.2% of cases.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] with Effusion "glue ear" Middle ear effusion Loss of TM landmarks, particularly the malleus, and light reflex on otoscopic examination.[rch.org.au] Perforation of the eardrum is fairly common: progression to chronic suppurative otitis media may occur.[patient.info]

  • Chronic Suppurative Otitis Media

    Frontal Sinusitis 3 3.0 2 2.0 15.[jemds.com] […] with chronic suppurative otitis media (CSOM).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 1) Tubotympanic type A) Medical: Local Aural toilet Antibiotic ear drops Chemical cautery for small perforations Systemic Antibiotics Decongestant in case of sinusitis.[specialist-ent.com]

  • Viral Upper Respiratory Tract Infection

    OBJECTIVE: Differentiating acute bacterial sinusitis from viral upper respiratory tract infection (URI) is challenging; 20% to 40% of children diagnosed with acute sinusitis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Loss of light reflex 80% of cases resolve spontaneously. Antibioitcs reduce the duration of pain, but do not reduce the risk of perforation. Amoxicillin is recommended.[almostadoctor.co.uk] Local complications of chronic suppurative otitis media and mastoiditis include bone destruction, subperiosteal abscess, facial paralysis, labyrinthitis, and petrositis.[microbiologybook.org]

  • Pneumococcal Meningitis

    Brain magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) revealed sinusitis in the sphenoid sinus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] a headache and appetite loss lasting for nine days and was admitted to our hospital, where she was diagnosed with pneumococcal meningitis associated with acute sphenoid sinusitis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Pneumococci are the most common cause of pneumonia, sinusitis, and otitis media (ear infections).[meningitis.ca]

    Missing: Loss of Light Reflex of the Tympanic Membrane
  • Suppurative Labyrinthitis

    New chapters include Allergy Evaluation, Immunotherapy, Medical Management of Chronic Sinusitis, Otoplasty, and Cleft Lip.[books.google.com] […] with Effusion "glue ear" Middle ear effusion Loss of TM landmarks, particularly the malleus, and light reflex on otoscopic examination.[rch.org.au] Sensorineural hearing loss - Suppurative labyrinthitis Factor Suppurative labyrinthitis This may also be referred to as purulent labyrinthitis and is an inflammation of the[clik.dva.gov.au]

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    Otologic examination reveals a bulging, erythematous tympanic membrane with loss of light reflex and landmarks.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] data suggest that previous history of acute sinusitis influences the composition of the NP microbiota, characterized by a depletion in relative abundance of specific taxa[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] the frontal sinuses.[emedicine.medscape.com]

    Missing: Suppurative Labyrinthitis
  • Bacterial Otitis Media

    Chronic sinusitis is caused by the same organisms associated with acute sinusitis.[enotes.tripod.com] Loss of light reflex Late findings Cartwheel TM Red bulging TM with loss of landmarks Yellow spot on TM ( antero-inferior quadrant of pars tensa) which indicates site of[amboss.com] Bacterial labyrinthitis following AOM results from extension of middle ear infection to the labyrinth (otogenic suppurative labyrinthitis).[ashdin.com]

  • Common Cold

    Wikidata Jump to navigation Jump to search common viral infection of upper respiratory tract nasopharyngitis rhinopharyngitis acute coryza cold head cold acute rhinitis rhino-sinusitis[wikidata.org] Otologic examination reveals a bulging, erythematous tympanic membrane with loss of light reflex and landmarks.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Description Also known as English common cold common viral infection of upper respiratory tract nasopharyngitis rhinopharyngitis acute coryza cold head cold acute rhinitis rhino-sinusitis[wikidata.org]

    Missing: Suppurative Labyrinthitis
  • Serous Otitis Media

    sinuses, we investigated the potential role of fungi in acute otitis media and serous otitis media using culture and polymerase chain reaction techniques.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Signs on examination: 1) Tympanic membrane is often dull with loss of light reflex 2) Tympanic membrane may appear bulging with air bubbles 3) Mobility of tympanic membrane[specialist-ent.com] The fifth-digit subclassification depends on whether the labyrinthitis is documented as serous, circumscribed, suppurative, toxic, or viral.[fortherecordmag.com]

  • Hemophilus Meningitis

    […] infection in the sinuses Epiglottitis prevented by Hib vaccine very rare in children and infants life-threatening infection of the area of the throat that covers and protects[childrenshospital.org] […] pneumonia, meningitis, cellulitis, septic arthritis Laboratory Testing CDC testing recommendations Rapid antigen detection tests are available – utility is questionable Otitis/sinusitis[arupconsult.com] The organism tends to enter the central nervous system following infections of adjacent structures, including the middle ear (see also otitis media), sinuses, and pharynx.[icd10data.com]

    Missing: Loss of Light Reflex of the Tympanic Membrane

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