otoacariasis

otoacariasis
oto·ac·a·ri·a·sis .ōt-ō-.ak-ə-'rī-ə-səs n, pl -a·ses -.sēz OTACARIASIS

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oto·ac·a·ri·a·sis (o″to-ak″ə-riґə-sis) [oto- + acariasis] infection of the ears of cats, dogs, and domestic rabbits with the mite Otodectes; see also otodectic mange. Called also otocariasis and parasitic otitis.

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