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Ménière's syndrome

[meyn-yairz] /meɪnˈyɛərz/
noun, Pathology
1.
a disease of the labyrinth of the ear, characterized by deafness, ringing in the ears, dizziness, and nausea.
Also called Ménière's disease.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40; named after Prosper Ménière (1799-1862), French physician
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Ménière's syndrome

/meɪnˈjɛəz/
noun
1.
a disorder of the inner ear characterized by a ringing or buzzing in the ear, dizziness, and impaired hearing
Word Origin
C19: named after Prosper Ménière (1799–1862), French physician
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ménière's disease in Medicine

Ménière's disease Mé·nière's disease (mān-yârz')
n.
A pathological condition of the inner ear that is characterized by dizziness, ringing in the ears, and progressive loss of hearing. Also called auditory vertigo, endolymphatic hydrops, labyrinthine vertigo.

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