Manuel Bernal-Sprekelsen

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Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi Hyoid and laryngeal chondrosarcomas have different clinicopathologic features
    J M Guilemany
    Department of Oto Rhino Laryngology, Hospital Clinic Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Acta Otolaryngol 125:683-6. 2005
  2. ncbi An aesthetic deformity: Madelung's disease
    J M Guilemany
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    Acta Otolaryngol 125:328-30. 2005
  3. ncbi Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor in the larynx: clinicopathologic features and histogenesis
    Jose Maria Guilemany
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Barcelona ES 08036, Spain
    Acta Otolaryngol 125:215-9. 2005
  4. ncbi Cerebellopontine angle and internal auditory canal metastasis from ductal carcinoma of the breast
    Jose Maria Guilemany
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Acta Otolaryngol 125:1004-7. 2005
  5. ncbi [Relation between rhinosinusitis and bronchiectasis]
    J M Guilemany
    Unitat de Rinologia, Servei d ORL ICEMEQ, Hospital Clinic, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Arch Bronconeumol 42:135-40. 2006
  6. ncbi Orbitoethmoid aneurysmal bone cyst. Case report and literature review
    Jose Maria Guilemany
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    Rhinology 42:164-6. 2004
  7. ncbi The impact of bronchiectasis associated to sinonasal disease on quality of life
    J M Guilemany
    Rhinology Unit, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic de Barcelona, ENT, Barcelona, Spain
    Respir Med 100:1997-2003. 2006
  8. ncbi Clinical and epidemiological study of vertigo at an outpatient clinic
    J M Guilemany
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    Acta Otolaryngol 124:49-52. 2004
  9. ncbi Plexiform ameloblastoma presenting as a sinonasal tumor
    J M Guilemany
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic, C Villarroel, 170, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 261:304-6. 2004
  10. ncbi A short course of oral prednisone followed by intranasal budesonide is an effective treatment of severe nasal polyps
    Pedro Benitez
    Rhinology Unit, Department of Otorhinolaryngology ICEMEQ, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Laryngoscope 116:770-5. 2006

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  1. ncbi Hyoid and laryngeal chondrosarcomas have different clinicopathologic features
    J M Guilemany
    Department of Oto Rhino Laryngology, Hospital Clinic Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Acta Otolaryngol 125:683-6. 2005
    ..We have found important differences between hyoid and laryngeal CSs in terms of the age at presentation, gender, clinical symptoms, time before diagnosis, histologic findings and tumour size...
  2. ncbi An aesthetic deformity: Madelung's disease
    J M Guilemany
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    Acta Otolaryngol 125:328-30. 2005
    ..We report an unusual case of Madelung's disease in a 52-year-old male. The fatty deposits were completely resected by means of surgical lipectomy. The patient remains well and disease-free after 12 months of postoperative follow-up...
  3. ncbi Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor in the larynx: clinicopathologic features and histogenesis
    Jose Maria Guilemany
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Barcelona ES 08036, Spain
    Acta Otolaryngol 125:215-9. 2005
    ..Immunohistochemical studies revealed positivity of spindle cells to vimentin, muscle-specific actin and smooth muscle actin. The patient showed no evidence of disease 24 months after surgery...
  4. ncbi Cerebellopontine angle and internal auditory canal metastasis from ductal carcinoma of the breast
    Jose Maria Guilemany
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Acta Otolaryngol 125:1004-7. 2005
    ..Cerebellopontine angle metastasis can be found many years after the initial diagnosis of breast neoplasm. Surgery and adjuvant radiotherapy seems to be a good choice for the treatment of patients with this specific type of metastasis...
  5. ncbi [Relation between rhinosinusitis and bronchiectasis]
    J M Guilemany
    Unitat de Rinologia, Servei d ORL ICEMEQ, Hospital Clinic, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Arch Bronconeumol 42:135-40. 2006
    ..This review considers the diseases in which bronchiectasis occurs along with sinonasal manifestations. We propose examining sinonasal disease from a new perspective by observing it in patients with bronchiectasis...
  6. ncbi Orbitoethmoid aneurysmal bone cyst. Case report and literature review
    Jose Maria Guilemany
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    Rhinology 42:164-6. 2004
    ..These findings are characteristic of aneurysmal bone cysts. After 30 months of postoperative follow-up the patient remains disease-free and asymptomatic...
  7. ncbi The impact of bronchiectasis associated to sinonasal disease on quality of life
    J M Guilemany
    Rhinology Unit, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic de Barcelona, ENT, Barcelona, Spain
    Respir Med 100:1997-2003. 2006
    ..Associations between upper and lower airways diseases have been demonstrated in allergic rhinitis and asthma, nasal polyposis and asthma, chronic obstructive lung disease and chronic rhinosinusitis...
  8. ncbi Clinical and epidemiological study of vertigo at an outpatient clinic
    J M Guilemany
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    Acta Otolaryngol 124:49-52. 2004
    ..We present a clinical and epidemiological study of vertigo in an ENT outpatient clinic in 2001 and describe our diagnosis protocol...
  9. ncbi Plexiform ameloblastoma presenting as a sinonasal tumor
    J M Guilemany
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic, C Villarroel, 170, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 261:304-6. 2004
    ..Histological analysis demonstrated a plexiform ameloblastoma. The patient remains well without disease after 50 months of postoperative follow-up...
  10. ncbi A short course of oral prednisone followed by intranasal budesonide is an effective treatment of severe nasal polyps
    Pedro Benitez
    Rhinology Unit, Department of Otorhinolaryngology ICEMEQ, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Laryngoscope 116:770-5. 2006
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the effect of a short course of oral prednisone followed by intranasal budesonide on nasal symptoms, polyp size, nasal flow, and computed tomography scan...
  11. doi Persistent asthma has an accumulative impact on the loss of smell in patients with nasal polyposis
    Isam Alobid
    Rhinology Unit and Smell Clinic, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Spain
    Rhinology 49:519-24. 2011
    ..Loss of sense of smell is one of the most frequent complaints in patients with nasal polyposis (NP). The aim of this study was to evaluate the impact of asthma and its severity on the sense of smell...
  12. doi Type III tympanoplasty with titanium total ossicular replacement prosthesis: anatomic and functional results
    Rodrigo Iñiguez-Cuadra
    Servicio de ORL, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Otol Neurotol 31:409-14. 2010
    ..To evaluate anatomical and functional results using titanium prostheses in cartilage palisade tympanoplasties...
  13. ncbi Solitary fibrous tumour of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses
    Isam Alobid
    Rhinology Unit, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    Acta Otolaryngol 123:71-4. 2003
    ..To date, only 21 cases of SFT arising from the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses have been reported in the literature...
  14. doi The importance of smell in patients with bronchiectasis
    Jose Maria Guilemany
    Rhinology Unit and Smell Clinic, Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Hospital Clinic i Universitari de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Respir Med 105:44-9. 2011
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the sense of smell in patients with bronchiectasis...
  15. ncbi The impact of atopy, sinus opacification, and nasal patency on quality of life in patients with severe nasal polyposis
    Isam Alobid
    Rhinology Unit, Department of Otorhinolaryngology ICEMEQ, Institut d Investigacions Biomediques August Pi i Sunyer IDIBAPS, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:609-12. 2006
    ..Nasal polyposis has a great impact on the quality of life. The aim of this study was to evaluate the association between quality of life and atopy, sinus opacification, and nasal patency in severe nasal polyposis...
  16. doi The loss of smell in persistent allergic rhinitis is improved by levocetirizine due to reduction of nasal inflammation but not nasal congestion (the CIRANO study)
    Jose Maria Guilemany
    Rhinology Unit and Smell Clinic, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Hospital Clinic i Universitari de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 158:184-90. 2012
    ..Persistent allergic rhinitis (PER) has a moderate impact on the sense of smell, but no controlled study has reported the effect of antihistamines on the loss of smell in patients with PER...
  17. doi Quality of life after transoral laser microresection of laryngeal cancer: a longitudinal study
    Isabel Vilaseca
    Department of Otolaryngology, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    J Surg Oncol 108:52-6. 2013
    ..Ninety-three consecutive disease-free patients were evaluated using UW-QOL v4 and SF-12, before and 12 months after treatment. Changes over time were assessed according to age, gender, location, tumor size, and adjuvant treatment...
  18. ncbi Severe nasal polyposis and its impact on quality of life. The effect of a short course of oral steroids followed by long-term intranasal steroid treatment
    Isam Alobid
    Rhinology Unit, Department of Otorhinolaryngology ICEMEQ, Hospital Clinic, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain
    Rhinology 44:8-13. 2006
    ..The aims of this study were to evaluate the quality of life in nasal polyp patients after: (1) a short course of oral steroids; and (2) a long-term treatment with intranasal steroids...
  19. ncbi Outcome of transoral laser microsurgery for T2-T3 tumors growing in the laryngeal anterior commissure
    Jose Luis Blanch
    ENT Surgical Oncology Section, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    Head Neck 33:1252-9. 2011
    ..To evaluate the outcomes of transoral laser microsurgery (TLM) in the treatment of T2 to T3 laryngeal carcinomas growing in the laryngeal anterior commissure...
  20. ncbi CO2 laser surgery: a larynx preservation alternative for selected hypopharyngeal carcinomas
    Isabel Vilaseca
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic i Universitari, C Villarroel 170 Barcelona 08036, Spain
    Head Neck 26:953-9. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the usefulness of TLS in the treatment of selected HC...
  21. ncbi Predictive values for aspiration after endoscopic laser resections of malignant tumors of the hypopharynx and larynx
    Manuel Bernal-Sprekelsen
    Servicio de ORL, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Villarroel, 170, Esc 8, 2 Degrees A, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Head Neck 26:103-10. 2004
    ..CO2-laser surgery is a relatively new treatment for selected carcinomas of the upper aerodigestive tract. The purpose of our study was to evaluate prospectively the functional results for swallowing after CO2-laser resections...
  22. ncbi Complications in transoral CO2 laser surgery for carcinoma of the larynx and hypopharynx
    Isabel Vilaseca-González
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic i Universitari de Barcelona, C Villarroel 170, Barcelona 08036, Spain
    Head Neck 25:382-8. 2003
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  23. doi The learning curve in transoral laser microsurgery for malignant tumors of the larynx and hypopharynx: parameters for a levelled surgical approach
    Manuel Bernal-Sprekelsen
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona Medical School, Villarroel, 170, Esc 8, 2a, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 270:623-8. 2013
    ..The percentage of postoperative bleedings was similar between all groups. Tumor-free margins and tumor relapse were not influenced by experience. In TLM, a learning curve could be observed for locally advanced tumors...
  24. ncbi Treatment of 125 sinonasal tumors: prognostic factors, outcome, and follow-up
    Jose L Blanch
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic, Universidad de Barcelona, Spain
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 131:973-6. 2004
    ..Sinonasal tumors have a poor survival, despite early diagnosis, radical surgical resection, and strict follow-up. Radiotherapy seems not to be clearly necessary in stage T1...
  25. ncbi The impact of asthma and aspirin sensitivity on quality of life of patients with nasal polyposis
    Isam Alobid
    Rhinology Unit, Department of Otorhinolaryngology ICEMEQ, University of Barcelona, Spain
    Qual Life Res 14:789-93. 2005
    ..Nasal polyposis is not a life-threatening disease but may have a great impact on patient's quality of life...
  26. ncbi Peripheral primitive neuroectodermal tumour of the left maxillary sinus
    Isam Alobid
    Rhinology Unit, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    Acta Otolaryngol 123:776-8. 2003
    ..After 59 months of follow-up, the patient remained free of disease and a repeat MRI scan was normalized, with no sign of residual tumour...
  27. ncbi Laryngeal solitary fibrous tumor treated with CO2 laser excision: case report
    Isam Alobid
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic, C Villarroel 170, 08036, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 262:286-8. 2005
    ..The tumor was removed by transoral CO(2) laser surgery. The definitive diagnosis was obtained by immunohistochemical analysis that showed vimentin and CD34-positive cells. The patient remains free of tumor after 15 months of follow-up...
  28. ncbi [Management of cerebrospinal fluid leaks according to size. Our experience]
    Isam Alobid
    Unidad de Base de Cráneo, Servicio de Otorrinolaringologia, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, España Electronic address
    Acta Otorrinolaringol Esp 65:162-9. 2014
    ..We present our experience in the reconstruction of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) leaks according to their size and location...
  29. ncbi Voice quality after CO2 laser cordectomy--what can we really expect?
    Isabel Vilaseca
    Otolaryngology Department, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Barcelona, Spain
    Head Neck 30:43-9. 2008
    ..We evaluated the voice quality after laser cordectomy for early glottic cancer in a variety of vocal situations and its relation with the extension of resection and the age...
  30. ncbi Barcelona Smell Test - 24 (BAST-24): validation and smell characteristics in the healthy Spanish population
    Alda Cardesin
    Unitat de Rinologia, Servei d Otorinolaringologia ICEMEQ, Barcelona, Spain
    Rhinology 44:83-9. 2006
    ..Smell tests for clinical use have been developed in different countries, but no single test has gained general acceptance. The objectives of the study were to evaluate the smell outcomes in a Spanish population...
  31. doi Impairment of olfaction and mucociliary clearance after expanded endonasal approach using vascularized septal flap reconstruction for skull base tumors
    Isam Alobid
    Rhinology Unit and Smell Clinic, ENT Department, Hospital Clinic, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Neurosurgery 72:540-6. 2013
    ..Endoscopic skull base surgery is now the preferred treatment option to remove skull base tumors...
  32. ncbi Parapharyngeal angiolipoma causing obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome
    Isam Alobid
    Rhinology Unit, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    Acta Otolaryngol 124:210-2. 2004
    ..This is the first case in the literature of a patient with nocturnal polysomnographic-documented OSAS caused by a left parapharyngeal angiolipoma...
  33. doi Increased cardiovascular and anxiety outcomes but not endocrine biomarkers of stress during performance of endoscopic sinus surgery: a pilot study among novice surgeons
    Isam Alobid
    Rhinology Unit and Smell Clinic, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Universitat de Barcelona, Villarroel 170, Barcelona 08036, Spain
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 137:487-92. 2011
    ..To compare psychophysiological responses among novice surgeons during performance of endoscopic sinus surgery (ESS)...
  34. ncbi Transoral laser microsurgery for locally advanced laryngeal cancer
    Isabel Vilaseca
    Servicio ORL, Hospital Clinic, Facultad de Medicina, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Acta Otorrinolaringol Esp 64:140-9. 2013
    ..Compared to external surgical procedures, TLM reduces patient morbidity, provides faster recovery and makes it possible to avoid tracheotomy in a high number of patients...
  35. doi Expanded endonasal approach using vascularized septal flap reconstruction for skull base tumors has a negative impact on sinonasal symptoms and quality of life
    Isam Alobid
    Rhinology Unit and Smell Clinic, Ear, Nose, and Throat Department, Hospital Clinic, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 27:426-31. 2013
    ..This study was designed to assess patient's sinonasal symptoms and quality of life (QoL) after resection of pituitary adenoma or skull base tumors using vascularized septal flap (VSF) reconstruction...
  36. doi Methylthioadenosine phosphorylase inactivation depends on gene deletion in laryngeal squamous cell carcinoma
    Laura Conde
    Fundació Clínic per a la Recerca Biomèdica, Barcelona, Spain
    Histopathology 61:1082-8. 2012
    ..MTAP status could be important for tumour cell sensitivity to adjuvant chemotherapy. To our knowledge, there have been no reports to date on MTAP status in laryngeal carcinoma...
  37. doi Transoral laser microsurgery for T3 laryngeal tumors: Prognostic factors
    Isabel Vilaseca
    Department of Oto Rhino Laryngology, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Head Neck 32:929-38. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the outcomes of transoral laser microsurgery (TLM) in T3 laryngeal carcinomas and to identify prognostic factors for survival and laryngeal preservation...
  38. ncbi Radiology quiz case 1. Diagnosis: Right antrochoanal polyp (ACP)
    Miguel Maldonado
    Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 131:366, 368. 2005
  39. ncbi Extranodal lymphoma originating from mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue of the nasopharynx
    Eduardo Prades
    Rhinology Unit, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    Acta Otolaryngol 123:1098-101. 2003
    ..After 48 months of follow-up there was no evidence of disease and a control MRI scan was normal. The prognosis of this type of tumour is unpredictable and there are too few cases to enable definitive conclusions to be drawn...
  40. doi Transoral laser surgery for hypopharyngeal carcinomas
    Isabel Vilaseca
    ENT Department, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 20:97-102. 2012
    ..Our purpose is to review this technique as a preservation surgical strategy for hypopharyngeal carcinomas...
  41. doi Distant metastases after transoral laser microsurgery for laryngeal and hypopharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma
    Miguel Caballero
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Head Neck 30:1599-606. 2008
    ..The objective was to evaluate whether there is a relationship between TLM and a higher incidence of distant metastases...
  42. ncbi [Results of a functional magnetic resonance study of the primary auditory cortex (I): general characteristics and individual outcomes]
    Luis M Menéndez-Colino
    Servicio de Otorrinolaringologia, Hospital Virgen de la Salud, Toledo, Espana
    Acta Otorrinolaringol Esp 60:160-8. 2009
    ..To demonstrate and investigate the activation patterns of the primary auditory cortex (Heschl's gyrus) using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI)...
  43. pmc Management of anterior skull base defect depending on its size and location
    Manuel Bernal-Sprekelsen
    Department of ORL HNS, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona Medical School, 08036 Barcelona, Spain Department of ORL HNS, Rhinology and Skull Base Unit, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona Medical School, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Biomed Res Int 2014:346873. 2014
    ..We present our experience in the reconstruction of these leaks depending on their size and location...
  44. ncbi Solitary fibrous tumor of the larynx
    Isam Alobid
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hosptial Clinic of Barcelona, Spain
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 133:163-5. 2005
  45. doi "Are we prophets only at home"? Do national otorhinolaryngologists cite papers by other Spanish ORL colleagues?
    Cristóbal Langdon
    Servicio de Otorrinolaringologia, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Espana
    Acta Otorrinolaringol Esp 63:407-12. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to analyse the index of citation by other national research groups of the articles by Spanish otorhinolaryngologists published in the Acta ORL Esp...
  46. ncbi Evidence against neonatal aspiration of keratinizing epithelium as a cause of congenital cholesteatoma
    Manuel Bernal-Sprekelsen
    Department of Otolaryngology, Hospital Clinic, Villaroel 170, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Laryngoscope 113:449-51. 2003
    ..It has been suggested that congenital cholesteatoma may be caused by perinatal aspiration of squamous epithelium...
  47. ncbi Serum vascular endothelial growth factor as a predictive factor in metronomic (weekly) Paclitaxel treatment for advanced head and neck cancer
    Miguel Caballero
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Villarroel 170, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 133:1143-8. 2007
    ..To evaluate serum vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) as a prognostic factor in patients with recurrent and/or metastatic squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck treated with metronomic (weekly) paclitaxel...
  48. ncbi Epiglottitis and necrotizing fasciitis: a life-threatening complication of infectious mononucleosis
    Miguel Caballero
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic and University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Acta Otolaryngol 125:1130-3. 2005
    ..Serial CT or MRI scans are necessary to assess the development of the infection in the deep layers of the neck. Rapid medical treatment, extensive surgical debridement and intensive care are vital...
  49. ncbi Closure of cerebrospinal fluid leaks prevents ascending bacterial meningitis
    Manuel Bernal-Sprekelsen
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    Rhinology 43:277-81. 2005
    ..Closure of the leaks is believed to prevent ascending meningitis, although no report has specifically shown this...
  50. ncbi [The role of chemotherapy in advanced oral cavity cancer]
    Miguel Caballero
    Servicio de Otorrinolaringologia, Hospital Clinic de Barcelona, Barcelona, Espana
    Acta Otorrinolaringol Esp 60:260-7. 2009
    ..To evaluate the role of chemotherapy in advanced cancer of the oral cavity by assessing its influence on the survival of patients receiving palliative care and its ability to improve the expectations of curative surgery...
  51. ncbi Cartilage palisades in type III tympanoplasty: anatomic and functional long-term results
    Manuel Bernal-Sprekelsen
    Ear, Nose and Throat Department, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Spain
    Otol Neurotol 24:38-42. 2003
    ..To evaluate the long-term anatomic and functional results after partial and total autologous cartilage palisade type III tympanoplasties to assess the efficacy of cartilage palisades in preventing recurrent cholesteatoma...
  52. ncbi Randomized, placebo-controlled evaluation of chlorobutanol, potassium carbonate, and irrigation in cerumen removal
    Miguel Caballero
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 118:552-5. 2009
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  53. ncbi Particulate silicone for vocal fold augmentation: morphometric evaluation in a rabbit model
    Manuel Bernal-Sprekelsen
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 113:234-41. 2004
    ..The group with injection of PDMS yielded histologic images compatible with greater and more stable medialization than did the group with injection of PTFE...
  54. ncbi Activation patterns of the primary auditory cortex in normal-hearing subjects: a functional magnetic resonance imaging study
    Luis Miguel Menéndez-Colino
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, V Salud Hospital, Toledo, Spain
    Acta Otolaryngol 127:1283-91. 2007
    ..The contralateral auditory cortex is more responsive than the ipsilateral cortex to tones presented monaurally...
  55. ncbi Inflammation of embryonic connective tissue in the middle ear spaces
    Manuel Bernal-Sprekelsen
    ENT Department, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Acta Otolaryngol 123:583-7. 2003
    ..The aim of the present study was to characterize this inflammation and to detect patterns in its presence and distribution...
  56. doi Chronic rhinosinusitis and nasal polyps: the role of generic and specific questionnaires on assessing its impact on patient's quality of life
    I Alobid
    Rhinology Unit and Smell Clinic, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic i Universitari, Barcelona, Spain
    Allergy 63:1267-79. 2008
    ..Both medical and surgical treatments lead to a similar improvement on the QoL of CRS and nasal polyp patients...
  57. ncbi Nasal polyposis and its impact on quality of life: comparison between the effects of medical and surgical treatments
    I Alobid
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Rhinology Unit, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Allergy 60:452-8. 2005
    ....
  58. ncbi Effect of desloratadine on epithelial cell granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor secretion and eosinophil survival
    J Mullol
    IDIBAPS, Rhinology Unit, ENT Department, Hospital Clinic, Deparmtent of Medicine, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Clin Exp Allergy 36:52-8. 2006
    ..Second-generation antihistamines are H(1) receptor antagonists and may have additional anti-inflammatory effects...
  59. ncbi [Sphenochoanal polyp. Diagnostic and therapeutic aspects]
    M Maldonado
    Unidad de Rinologia, Servicio de Otorrinolaringologia, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona
    Acta Otorrinolaringol Esp 57:149-51. 2006
    ..Sphenochoanal polyps (SCP) grow from the sphenoid sinus and occupy the nasopharynx...
  60. ncbi Endoscopic resection of juvenile angiofibromas--long term results
    Thiemo Hofmann
    Department of ORL Head and Neck Surgery, Medical University of Graz, Austria
    Rhinology 43:282-9. 2005
    ..To evaluate the long term outcome after endoscopic endonasal resection of juvenile nasopharyngeal angiofibromas (JNA)...
  61. ncbi Polydimethylsiloxane versus polytetrafluoroethylene for vocal fold medialization: histologic evaluation in a rabbit model
    Miguel Caballero
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic of Barcelona, Spain
    J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 67:666-74. 2003
    ..Due to this histological reaction, silicone particles present greater anchorage and stability...
  62. ncbi Autologous elastic cartilage for laryngoplasty: histologic evaluation in a rabbit model
    Miguel Caballero
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 112:734-9. 2003
    ..Autologous auricular cartilage appears to be an appropriate material for type I thyroplasty procedures because of the low absorption rate...