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Study to Identify and Characterize the Bacteria Causing Acute Otitis Media Episodes in Young Children in Taiwan

2014-07-23 21:10:03 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of the study is to identify the bacterial aetiology of Acute Otitis Media episodes in young children aged >= 3 months to < 5 years in Taiwan

Study Design

Observational Model: Case-Only, Time Perspective: Prospective

Conditions

Acute Otitis Media

Intervention

Sample Collection

Location

GSK Investigational Site
Taipei
Taiwan

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

GlaxoSmithKline

Results (where available)

View Results

Links

Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:10:03-0400

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Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Inflammation of the ear, which may be marked by pain (EARACHE), fever, HEARING DISORDERS, and VERTIGO. Inflammation of the external ear is OTITIS EXTERNA; of the middle ear, OTITIS MEDIA; of the inner ear, LABYRINTHITIS.

Inflammation of the middle ear with purulent discharge.

Inflammation of the MIDDLE EAR including the AUDITORY OSSICLES and the EUSTACHIAN TUBE.

Inflammation of the honeycomb-like MASTOID BONE in the skull just behind the ear. It is usually a complication of OTITIS MEDIA.

Inflammation of the middle ear with a clear pale yellow-colored transudate.

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