Infection of the skin of the external auditory canal.
Malignant otitis externa
Necrotizing infection of the otologic soft tissues with osteomyelitis of the temporal bone.
Ramsay Hunt Syndrome
Severe otalgia and eruption of vesicles of the external ear.
Bordetella pertussis is also called?
Superficial laminate proprietary of the vocal cord is known as?
Polypoid corditis, polypoid laryngitis, polypoid degeneratio of the vocal cord or Reinke’s edema
Le Fort III fracture is also known as?
What three regions are the pharynx divided into?
Major sites within the oropharynx are?
- Tonsillitis region
- Base of tongue
- Soft palate
- Posterolateral pharyngeal walls
What are the “two-hit” process in carcinogenesis?
Initiation & Promotion
What are the three most common organisms found with acute sinusitis?
- S. Pneumoniae
- H. Influenzae
- M. Catarrhalis
What type of endoscopic procedure is a key method in diagnosing chronic sinusitis?
How many weeks of oral antibiotics are generally given to treat chronic sinusitis?
White patch’s of the vocal folds that cannot be wiped off of the mucosal surface.
This portion of the lip are the majority for lip malignancies.
How many intrinsic muscles are the tongue composed of?
4 intrinsic muscles
How is the examination of the nasopharynx facilitated?
Flexible or rigid fiber-optic endoscope.
The regional lymphatic drainage of the neck is divided into how many levels?
What does RND stand for?
Radical neck dissection
What are the major salivary glands?
- Sublingual glands
What is a Tracheostomy?
Indicated for patients who require prolonged intubation.