"Mastoiditis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Inflammation of the honeycomb-like MASTOID BONE in the skull just behind the ear. It is usually a complication of OTITIS MEDIA.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Mastoiditis".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Mastoiditis".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Mastoiditis" by people in Profiles.
Porcher FK, Losek JD, Jackson BF. Cerebral sinovenous thrombosis associated with mastoiditis secondary to otitis media. J Pediatr Health Care. 2010 Sep-Oct; 24(5):326-32.
Prasad S, Liu GT, Abend NS, Ichord RN. Images in paediatrics: Sinovenous thrombosis due to mastoiditis. Arch Dis Child. 2007 Sep; 92(9):749.