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Risk Factors of Chen et al for a Patient with Malignant External Otitis

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Infectious Diseases
Neurology, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology

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Malignant external otitis (malignant otitis externa, or MOE) is a syndrome most often associated with Pseudomonas aeruginosa but which may be caused by other bacteria. Chen et al identified factors affecting outcome for these patients. The authors are from National Taiwan University and Christian Hospital Taitung in Taiwan.

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