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Otitis Externa Summary

Description: Inflammation of the OUTER EAR including the external EAR CANAL, cartilages of the auricle (EAR CARTILAGE), and the TYMPANIC MEMBRANE.

Also Known As: Externa, Otitis; External Otitides; Otitides, External; Otitis, External; External Otitis

Networked: 482 relevant articles (55 outcomes, 63 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Otitis Externa

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Ciprofloxacin (Cipro) : 9 outcomes 7 studies in 47 results : FDA 60 Generic
  2. Ofloxacin (Levofloxacin) : 6 outcomes 8 studies in 16 results : FDA 49 Generic
  3. Neomycin : 5 outcomes 10 studies in 32 results : FDA 108 Generic
  4. Glycerol (Glycerine) : 5 outcomes 4 studies in 9 results : FDA 6 Generic
  5. Hydrocortisone (Cortisol) : 4 outcomes 12 studies in 30 results : FDA 176 Generic
  6. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics) : 4 outcomes 7 studies in 46 results : IBA
  7. ichthammol (Prid) : 4 outcomes 2 studies in 4 results : IBA
  8. Gentamicins (Gentamicin) : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 16 results : FDA 63 Generic
  9. Acetic Acid (Vinegar) : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 8 results : FDA 23 Generic
  10. Miconazole (Monistat) : 3 outcomes 1 study in 8 results : FDA 33 Generic
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Diseases Related to Otitis Externa

  1. Otitis Media
  2. Infection
  3. Suppurative Otitis Media
  4. Pain (Aches)
  5. Otitis Media with Effusion
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Key Therapies for Otitis Externa

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  1. Hyperbaric Oxygenation : 1 outcome 3 studies in 11 results
  2. Middle Ear Ventilation (Tympanostomy) : 1 outcome 1 study in 18 results
  3. Osteotomy : 1 outcome in 7 results
  4. Hearing Aids (Hearing Aid) : 1 study in 18 results
  5. Ossicular Prosthesis (TORP) : 1 study in 2 results
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