myringitis myr·in·gi·tis (mĭr’ĭn-jī’tĭs)
Inflammation of the tympanic membrane. Also called tympanitis.


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    myringoplasty my·rin·go·plas·ty (mə-rĭng’gə-plās’tē) n. Surgical repair of a damaged tympanic membrane.

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