All about Ear Nose and Throat Surgery (Otorhinolaryngology)


Wikipedia has the following to say about ENT Surgeons (Otorhinolaryngologists):

Otolaryngology or ENT (ear, nose, and throat) is the branch of medicine and surgery that specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of ear, nose, throat, and head and neck disorders. The full name of the specialty is otolaryngology–head and neck surgery. Practitioners are called otolaryngologists–head and neck surgeons, or sometimes otorhinolaryngologists (ORL).


The term comes from the Classical Greek roots and it literally means "the study of ear and throat".


The full term otorhinolaryngology, also includes "nose".

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