What is Acute Otitis Media?

Acute Otitis Media What is Acute Otitis Media? ‘Acute’ stands for ‘abrupt onset’ ‘Ot-‘ stands for ‘Ear’ ‘itis’ stands for ‘Infection & inflammation’ While ‘Media’ stands for ‘middle ear’ So acute otitis media means ‘Inflammation of the middle ear’ What are the stages of ‘Acute Otitis Media’? I. Stage of tubal occlusion: Since the middle ear drainage is […]