P Rombaux

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Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of the sleep-disordered breathing patient; a consensus report
    Ph Rombaux
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Saint Luc University Hospital, UCL, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 56:195-203. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Olfactory function and olfactory bulb volume in patients with postinfectious olfactory loss
    Philippe Rombaux
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    Laryngoscope 116:436-9. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Standard ENT clinical evaluation of the sleep-disordered breathing patient; a consensus report
    Ph Rombaux
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Saint Luc University Hospital, UCL, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 56:127-37. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Usefulness and feasibility of psychophysical and electrophysiological olfactory testing in the rhinology clinic
    P Rombaux
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    Rhinology 47:28-35. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Transnasal repair of unilateral choanal atresia
    Ph Rombaux
    Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, ENT Department, Avenue Hippocrate 10, Brussels, Belgium
    Rhinology 41:31-6. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Computer assisted surgery and endoscopic endonasal approach in 32 procedures
    Ph Rombaux
    ENT Department, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 57:131-7. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Postoperative pain and side effects after uvulopalatopharyngoplasty, laser-assisted uvulopalatoplasty, and radiofrequency tissue volume reduction in primary snoring
    Philippe Rombaux
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Hippocrate Avenue 10, 1200 Brussels, Belgium
    Laryngoscope 113:2169-73. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Frontal sinus tumor as the first sign of adenocarcinoma of the lung
    Philippe Rombaux
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Avenue Hippocrate 10, B 1200 Brussels, Belgium
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:816-7. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder with supraglottic involvement
    Ph Rombaux
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    B-ENT 1:53-6. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint The role of nasal cavity disinfection in the bacteriology of chronic sinusitis
    Ph Rombaux
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    Rhinology 43:125-9. 2005

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Publications68

  1. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of the sleep-disordered breathing patient; a consensus report
    Ph Rombaux
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Saint Luc University Hospital, UCL, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 56:195-203. 2002
    ..Algorithm on corrective surgery as well as guidelines for postoperative management are proposed in the management of sleep disordered breathing patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Olfactory function and olfactory bulb volume in patients with postinfectious olfactory loss
    Philippe Rombaux
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    Laryngoscope 116:436-9. 2006
    ..The study aimed to investigate whether the degree of postinfectious olfactory loss is reflected in volume of the olfactory bulb (OB)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Standard ENT clinical evaluation of the sleep-disordered breathing patient; a consensus report
    Ph Rombaux
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Saint Luc University Hospital, UCL, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 56:127-37. 2002
    ..This consensus must be understood as a clinical work-up to perform before the monitoring of breathing during sleep...
  4. ncbi request reprint Usefulness and feasibility of psychophysical and electrophysiological olfactory testing in the rhinology clinic
    P Rombaux
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    Rhinology 47:28-35. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study is to assess the usefulness and feasibility of these diagnostic tools in the rhinology clinic and to correlate these results to the olfactory disorder aetiology...
  5. ncbi request reprint Transnasal repair of unilateral choanal atresia
    Ph Rombaux
    Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, ENT Department, Avenue Hippocrate 10, Brussels, Belgium
    Rhinology 41:31-6. 2003
    ..To evaluate the outcomes of the surgical correction of unilateral choanal atresia using a transnasal approach...
  6. ncbi request reprint Computer assisted surgery and endoscopic endonasal approach in 32 procedures
    Ph Rombaux
    ENT Department, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 57:131-7. 2003
    ..Computer aided surgery (CAS) is now routinely introduced in the ENT surgical field especially in endoscopic endonasal surgery...
  7. ncbi request reprint Postoperative pain and side effects after uvulopalatopharyngoplasty, laser-assisted uvulopalatoplasty, and radiofrequency tissue volume reduction in primary snoring
    Philippe Rombaux
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Hippocrate Avenue 10, 1200 Brussels, Belgium
    Laryngoscope 113:2169-73. 2003
    ..We compared, in a prospective study, the side effects and the postoperative complications of three procedures commonly used for the treatment of primary snoring...
  8. ncbi request reprint Frontal sinus tumor as the first sign of adenocarcinoma of the lung
    Philippe Rombaux
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Avenue Hippocrate 10, B 1200 Brussels, Belgium
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:816-7. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder with supraglottic involvement
    Ph Rombaux
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    B-ENT 1:53-6. 2005
    ..First manifestations of PTLD are frequently observed in the ENT area with adenoidal and/or tonsillar involvement...
  10. ncbi request reprint The role of nasal cavity disinfection in the bacteriology of chronic sinusitis
    Ph Rombaux
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    Rhinology 43:125-9. 2005
    ..We investigated the potential role of nasal cavity disinfection in the bacteriology of the bulla ethmoidalis in patients suffering from chronic sinusitis...
  11. ncbi request reprint Can we smell without an olfactory bulb?
    Philippe Rombaux
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    Am J Rhinol 21:548-50. 2007
    ..Lack of an olfactory bulb (OB) is typically associated with anosmia...
  12. ncbi request reprint Clinical significance of olfactory event-related potentials related to orthonasal and retronasal olfactory testing
    Philippe Rombaux
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    Laryngoscope 117:1096-101. 2007
    ..Causes of olfactory dysfunction included postinfectious olfactory loss (n = 15), head trauma (n = 26), nasal polyposis (n = 15), and mixed causes (idiopathic, toxic, drug induced) (n = 9)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Assessment of olfactory and trigeminal function using chemosensory event-related potentials
    P Rombaux
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, 10, Avenue Hippocrate, 1200 Brussels, Belgium
    Neurophysiol Clin 36:53-62. 2006
    ..To give an overview on the theoretical and practical applications of chemosensory event-related potentials...
  14. ncbi request reprint Smell disorders in ENT clinic
    P Rombaux
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    B-ENT . 2005
    ..An algorithm will also be given to standardise clinical investigations, including psychophysical olfactory testing, imaging and electrophysiological examinations...
  15. ncbi request reprint Nasal obstruction and its impact on sleep-related breathing disorders
    Ph Rombaux
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    Rhinology 43:242-50. 2005
    ..We will review the effect of the relief of nasal obstruction (with nasal dilators, medication and/or surgery) on SRBD. Also an algorithm on the management of OSAS patients when nasal surgery is indicated will be proposed...
  16. ncbi request reprint Retronasal and orthonasal olfactory function in relation to olfactory bulb volume in patients with posttraumatic loss of smell
    Philippe Rombaux
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    Laryngoscope 116:901-5. 2006
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  17. ncbi request reprint Bacteriology of chronic sinusitis: the bulla ethmoidalis content
    Ph Rombaux
    ENT Department, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    Rhinology 40:18-23. 2002
    ..To study the microbiology of the bulla ethmoidalis of patients who suffered from chronic sinusitis...
  18. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic endonasal surgery for paranasal sinus mucoceles
    P Rombaux
    ENT Department, Head and Neck Surgery, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 54:115-22. 2000
    ..9% of the patients. Only 3 patients showed recurrence. Endoscopic endonasal marsupialisation of paranasal sinus mucoceles is a reliable therapeutic option with favorable results and is supported by the questioned ENT surgeons in Belgium...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Choanal atresia: a retrospective study of 39 cases]
    P Rombaux
    Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Service d Oto Rhino Laryngologie, Avenue Hippocrate 10, 1200 Bruxelles, Belgique
    Rev Laryngol Otol Rhinol (Bord) 122:147-54. 2001
    ..After this review, our current strategy regarding the choanal atresia will be to begin with the endoscopic endonasal approach using the microdebrider (stents if bilateral) and to propose the transpalatal approach in case of recurrence...
  20. ncbi request reprint Olfactory function assessed with orthonasal and retronasal testing, olfactory bulb volume, and chemosensory event-related potentials
    Philippe Rombaux
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:1346-51. 2006
    ..To investigate whether differences in olfactory function between healthy individuals and patients with olfactory loss could be detected by various diagnostic tests...
  21. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome after reconstructive laryngectomy for glottic carcinoma
    P Rombaux
    ENT Department, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 257:502-6. 2000
    ..OSAS may arise in the post-operative period of reconstructive laryngectomy for glottic carcinoma and can be managed by CO2 laser vaporization (laryngeal edema in the reconstructed area) in association with nCPAP treatment...
  22. ncbi request reprint Subjective results after uvulo-palato-pharyngoplasty
    P Rombaux
    Department of ENT, Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital St. Luc, UCL, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 51:141-7. 1997
    ..No major complications were noted. Minor complications included pain, transient pharyngonasal reflux and sensitvity problems of the posterior wall of the pharynx...
  23. ncbi request reprint [Sinus-nasal polyposis: one-year outcome after endoscopic sinus surgery followed by topical corticosteroid therapy in 72 patients]
    P Rombaux
    Service, Cliniques Universitaires Saint-Luc, Avenue Hippocrate 10, 1200 Bruxelles, Belgique, France
    Ann Otolaryngol Chir Cervicofac 118:291-8. 2001
    ..Based on this experience, we think that endoscopic endonasal surgery will continue to play an important role in the management of NP when the patient becomes refractory to corticoid...
  24. ncbi request reprint Lymphatic malformations of the head and neck: a retrospective review and a support for staging
    M Hamoir
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Service, , Saint-Luc University Hospital, Hippocrate Avenue 10, B-1200, Brussels, Belgium
    Head Neck 23:326-37. 2001
    ..Such information can be used to inform parents more appropriately regarding the management and long-term prognosis of their children's malformation...
  25. ncbi request reprint Conservation surgery for laryngeal and hypopharyngeal cancer
    M Hamoir
    Dept of Otolaryngology, St-Luc University Hospital, , Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 53:207-13. 1999
    ..The site of the primary tumor (glottic versus supraglottic or hypopharynx) showed significant impact on survival (P = 0.0025)). Regarding survival, T stage and N stage were not found statistically significant...
  26. ncbi request reprint Consequences of chronic inflammation in children on facial growth, growth, behavioural disorders and smell
    C Hupin
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, UCL, Brussels, Belgium
    B-ENT 8:117-22. 2012
    ..The purpose of the present review is to outline the impact of adenotonsillar hypertrophy and adenotonsillectomy on growth, facial growth, sleep, behaviour and smell...
  27. ncbi request reprint Management of chronic rhinosinusitis without polyps in adults
    P Eloy
    HNS and ENT Department, University Hospital of Mont Godinne, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Yvoir, Belgium
    B-ENT . 2005
    ..If medical treatment fails, endoscopic sinus surgery is considered. The authors review the most important factors associated with CRS, the diagnostic work-up and different treatment options. They also present a rationale for treatment...
  28. ncbi request reprint Nocturnal oxymetry in patients with total nasal packing
    P Rombaux
    Department of Otolaryngology and Neck Surgery, Cliniques Universitaires Saint-Luc, , Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 52:223-8. 1998
    ..These results indicate that in otherwise healthy subjects, nasal surgery and total nasal packing induce immediate significant changes in nocturnal breathing...
  29. doi request reprint Lateralisation of intranasal trigeminal chemosensory event-related potentials
    P Rombaux
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, 10, Avenue Hippocrate, 1200 Brussels, Belgium
    Neurophysiol Clin 38:23-30. 2008
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint [Orthodontic appliances in the treatment of sleep apnea: a cephalometric and polysomnographic study]
    M David
    Département d orthodontie, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Belgique
    Bull Group Int Rech Sci Stomatol Odontol 42:73-81. 2000
    ..Effects of oral appliances on snoring in patients with obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome: correlation between cephalometry with and without oral appliance (OA) in place...
  31. ncbi request reprint Sinusitis in the immunocompromised host
    P Rombaux
    Catholic University of Louvain (UCL, Cliniques Universitaires Saint-Luc, Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 51:305-13. 1997
    ..Early detection of these infections with appropriate anti-infective agents associated with radical or functional endoscopic surgery seems to be the optimal treatment. Recovery of immunity remains the major prognostic factor...
  32. ncbi request reprint Post-infectious olfactory loss: a cohort study and update
    P Rombaux
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    B-ENT 5:89-95. 2009
    ..As there is no proven medical therapy for this disease, complete clinical evaluation of the patients may help to counsel patients about the recovery prognosis that applies to one-third of them...
  33. ncbi request reprint Olfactory testing in clinical practice
    P Rombaux
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    B-ENT 5:39-51. 2009
    ..This review will discuss these methods, including how to perform them, focusing on normative data and describing some clinical examples from our centre (olfactory and trigeminal event-related potentials)...
  34. doi request reprint The depth of the olfactory sulcus is an indicator of congenital anosmia
    C Huart
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 32:1911-4. 2011
    ..We thus wanted to investigate morphologic differences of the OS in patients with IA since birth or early childhood in comparison with controls, to investigate whether there is a depth of OS that is predictive of IA...
  35. ncbi request reprint Chemosensory event-related potentials in early blind humans
    I Cuevas
    Neural Rehabilitation Engineering Laboratory, Institute of Neuroscience, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    B-ENT 7:11-7. 2011
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Transcanalicular diode laser assisted dacryocystorhinostomy
    P Eloy
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, ENT Head and Neck Surgery, Cliniques Universitaires de Mont-Godinne, Yvoir, Belgium
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 54:157-63. 2000
    ..But, the cost, the high prevalence of minor complications and the currently higher reported failure rate would favour external or endonasal approaches over this approach...
  37. ncbi request reprint Belgian guidelines for the treatment of acute rhinosinusitis in general practice
    C Bachert
    Upper Airway Research Laboratory, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Ghent University Hospital, Gent, Belgium
    B-ENT 3:175-7. 2007
    ..It is recommended to treat ARS with topical glucocorticosteroids 200 mcg BID. Antibiotics are recommended for the treatment of severe ARS, if need be, together with topical glucocorticosteroids BID...
  38. ncbi request reprint Post-traumatic olfactory dysfunction: a cohort study and update
    S Collet
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Mont Godinne, Yvoir, Belgium
    B-ENT 5:97-107. 2009
    ..The purpose of this review is to present an update of this condition and to present a cohort study of 90 patients...
  39. ncbi request reprint Conservation laryngeal surgery for selected pyriform sinus cancer
    I Plouin-Gaudon
    Department of Head and Neck Surgery, Universite Catholique de Louvain, St Luc University Hospital and Cancer Center, Brussels, Belgium
    Eur J Surg Oncol 30:1123-30. 2004
    ..This study reports the treatment of a cohort of patients with pyriform sinus squamous cell carcinoma, using conservative surgery and radiotherapy...
  40. ncbi request reprint Non-sinonasal-related olfactory dysfunction: A cohort of 496 patients
    S Fonteyn
    Département d Oto rhino laryngologie, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Avenue Hippocrate, 10, 1200 Brussels, Belgium
    Eur Ann Otorhinolaryngol Head Neck Dis 131:87-91. 2014
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint The use of grafting material in rhinoseptoplasty
    P Rombaux
    Universite Catholique de Louvain, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Brussels, Belgium
    B-ENT 6:89-96. 2010
    ..The rate of complications associated with grafting is very low. The aim of this paper is to discuss the relevant anatomy, functional purpose and terminology, and to describe the authors' philosophy for grafting in rhinoseptoplasty...
  42. ncbi request reprint Functional consequences of chronic ENT inflammation on the development of hearing and communicative abilities
    N Deggouj
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, UCL, Brussels, Belgium
    B-ENT 8:105-15. 2012
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Physiology of the mouth and pharynx, Waldeyer's ring, taste and smell
    M Bogaerts
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Ziekenhuis Oost Limburg, Genk, Belgium
    B-ENT 8:13-20. 2012
    ..We discuss the development of taste and smell, as well as possibilities for chemosensory testing in children...
  44. ncbi request reprint Medical therapy and smell dysfunction
    P W Hellings
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    B-ENT 5:71-5. 2009
    ..This review aims to provide an overview of current knowledge about medical treatment for rhinosinusitis and its effects on smell...
  45. ncbi request reprint Guidelines to the management of epistaxis
    B Bertrand
    ENT and HNS Department, Catholic University of Louvain, Cliniques Universitaires UCL de Mont Godinne, Yvoir, Belgium
    B-ENT . 2005
    ..All these topics are discussed and commented, from a medico-surgical point of view, and also from a cost effectiveness one...
  46. ncbi request reprint Surgery of inverted papillomas under endoscopic control
    B Bertrand
    ENT Department Head and Neck Surgery, UCL de Mont Godinne, Yvoir, Belgium
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 54:139-50. 2000
    ..Biopsies, CAT and/or MRI must be performed in any case with recurrence suspicion...
  47. ncbi request reprint Secondary ciliary dyskinesia in upper respiratory tract
    B Bertrand
    ORL and HNS Department, Cliniques Universitaires de Mont Godinne, Yvoir, Belgium
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 54:309-16. 2000
    ..To distinct from ultrastructural images between primary and secondary ciliary dyskinesia is often uneasy because some of the findings in secondary ciliary dyskinesia obviously mimic those dedicated to primary ciliary dyskinesia...
  48. ncbi request reprint Is septal deviation a risk factor for chronic sinusitis? Review of literature
    S Collet
    Catholic University of Louvain, ENT and HNS Department, Cliniques Universitaires UCL de Mont Godinne, Yvoir, Belgium
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 55:299-304. 2001
    ..This evaluation would allow a better understanding of the contributing factors to this pathology and would improve results in their management...
  49. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic and microscopic paraseptal transsphenoidal approach to the sella turcica
    Philippe Eloy
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, UCL Mont Godinne, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Yvoir, Belgium
    Rhinology 43:271-6. 2005
    ..To establish the feasibility of the paraseptal approach to the sella and to demonstrate the superiority of the endoscopic over the microscopic vision during pituitary surgery...
  50. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of lymph nodes in the apex of level V: a plea against the necessity to dissect the apex of level V in mucosal head and neck cancer
    Marc Hamoir
    Department of Head and Neck Surgery, Head and Neck Oncology Program, St Luc University Hospital and Cancer Center, 10, Hippocrate Avenue, 1200 Brussels, Belgium
    Head Neck 27:963-9; discussion 969. 2005
    ..We assessed the prevalence of histologically proven normal or invaded lymph nodes in the apex of level V...
  51. ncbi request reprint Solid cast-forming actinomycotic canaliculitis: case report
    Philippe Eloy
    ENT and HNS Department, University Hospital of Mont Godinne, Catholic University of Leuven, Yvoir, Belgium
    Rhinology 42:103-6. 2004
    ..Because rhinologists have more and more opportunities to perform surgery of the lachrymal pathway they need to be informed about this clinical entity...
  52. ncbi request reprint A proposal for redefining the boundaries of level V in the neck: is dissection of the apex of level V necessary in mucosal squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck?
    Marc Hamoir
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Service, St Luc University Hospital, 10 Hippocrate Ave, 1200 Brussels, Belgium
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 128:1381-3. 2002
    ..Dissection of level Vas is not necessary in most head and neck cancers but should be considered only in selected skin cancer of the posterior cephalic area (retroauricular region, occipital scalp)...
  53. ncbi request reprint Chemosensory pathways: from periphery to cortex
    C Huart
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    B-ENT 5:3-9. 2009
    ..This will help us to understand better how these systems interact and influence our social lives, our memories and our behaviour, and to evaluate patients with chemosensory dysfunction better...
  54. ncbi request reprint Why should we enlarge the pharynx in obstructive sleep apnea?
    P Collard
    Service de Pneumologie, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    Sleep 19:S85-7. 1996
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint How to measure olfactory bulb volume and olfactory sulcus depth?
    P Rombaux
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    B-ENT 5:53-60. 2009
    ....
  56. ncbi request reprint Olfactory bulb volume in the clinical assessment of olfactory dysfunction
    P Rombaux
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    Rhinology 47:3-9. 2009
    ..g. infection of the upper respiratory tract, head trauma, or neurodegenerative disease. Measurement of olfactory bulb volume may provide valuable information for patients with olfactory dysfunction...
  57. doi request reprint Cystic dilation of the distal end of the nasolacrimal duct: underrated cause of epiphora in adults and its endoscopic treatment
    P Eloy
    HNS and ENT Department, CHU Mont Godinne, UCL, Yvoir, Belgium
    Rhinology 50:436-41. 2012
    ..ENTs must play a role in the assessment and treatment of low obstructions of the lacrimal excretory system...
  58. ncbi request reprint Stylohyoid chain ossification: choice of the surgical approach
    P Chouvel
    Department ENT, Head and Neck Surgery, UCL, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 50:57-61. 1996
    ..The choice between medical and surgical treatment particularly surgery by external approach, is discussed...
  59. doi request reprint Presence of olfactory event-related potentials predicts recovery in patients with olfactory loss following upper respiratory tract infection
    Philippe Rombaux
    Universite Catholique de Louvain, Institute of Neurosciences, Unit of Otorhinolaryngology, Brussels, Belgium
    Laryngoscope 120:2115-8. 2010
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the course of olfactory dysfunction in patients with olfactory loss following infections of the upper respiratory tract...
  60. doi request reprint Downregulation of polymeric immunoglobulin receptor and secretory IgA antibodies in eosinophilic upper airway diseases
    C Hupin
    Institut de Recherche Expérimentale et Clinique IREC, Pôle de Pneumologie, ORL and Dermatologie, Universite Catholique de Louvain UCL, Brussels, Belgium Service d ORL, Cliniques Universitaires St Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    Allergy 68:1589-97. 2013
    ..This study aimed to address the hypothesis that polymeric Ig receptor (pIgR)-mediated secretory IgA immunity could be impaired in chronic upper airway diseases...
  61. ncbi request reprint Cervical lymphadenitis and cat scratch disease (CSD): an overlooked disease?
    P Rombaux
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Saint Luc University Hospital, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 54:491-6. 2000
    ..The authors emphasize the increasing incidence of patients with CSD in the ENT population and the algorithm for CSD disease affecting the cervical lymph nodes...
  62. ncbi request reprint Successful treatment of Acanthamoeba rhinosinusitis in a patient with AIDS
    J B Nachega
    Department of Internal Medicine, Universite Catholique de Louvain UCL, Saint Luc University Hospital, Brussels, Belgium
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 19:621-5. 2005
    ..In the era of the HIV/AIDS pandemic, the present report underscores the need for early identification and prompt aggressive treatment to ensure successful management of this rare but potentially fatal opportunistic infection...
  63. ncbi request reprint Management of pharyngoesophageal (Zenker's) diverticulum: which technique?
    Christian A Gutschow
    Unit of Upper G I Surgery, Louvain Medical School, Brussels, Belgium
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:1677-82; discussion 1682-3. 2002
    ..The clinical relevance of cricomyotomy, although supported by experimental data, remains controversial...
  64. doi request reprint Odour discrimination and identification are improved in early blindness
    Isabel Cuevas
    Neural Rehabilitation Engineering Laboratory, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Avenue Hippocrate 54, UCL 54 46, B 1200 Brussels, Belgium
    Neuropsychologia 47:3079-83. 2009
    ..We concluded that early blind subjects have both improved perceptual abilities and a better access to the information stored in semantic memory than sighted subjects...
  65. doi request reprint Olfactory bulb volume in patients with sinonasal disease
    Philippe Rombaux
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    Am J Rhinol 22:598-601. 2008
    ....
  66. doi request reprint Imaging the olfactory tract (cranial nerve #1)
    Thierry P Duprez
    Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Avenue Hippocrate, 10, 1200 Brussels, Belgium
    Eur J Radiol 74:288-98. 2010
    ..Techniques for collecting quantitative data on olfactory bulb volume and on olfactory sulcus depth are described. At last, insights into functional imaging of olfactory sense are shown...
  67. ncbi request reprint Acute tonsillitis as the first manifestation of post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder
    Johan Nouwen
    Department of Otolaryngology, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 111:165-8. 2002
    ..Tonsillectomy combined with tapering of immunosuppression offers the best chance for a complete recovery...
  68. ncbi request reprint Preoperative tracheoscopy in neonates with esophageal atresia
    Francis Veyckemans
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