earache

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Summary: Pain in the ear.

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  1. Subramaniam S, Majid M. Eagle's syndrome. Med J Malaysia. 2003;58:139-41 pubmed
    ..Plain lateral neck X-ray and CT scan confirmed the presence of bilateral elongated styloid processes, which were subsequently resected surgically through an oropharyngeal approach. The patient was asymptomatic at follow up at 2 years. ..
  2. Mendelsohn A, Berke G, Chhetri D. Heterogeneity in the clinical presentation of Eagle's syndrome. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2006;134:389-93 pubmed
    ..Eagle's syndrome (ES) or symptomatic elongated styloid process is an uncommon but important cause of chronic head and neck pain. This study reports our experience in the diagnosis and treatment of a series of patients with ES...
  3. Maione A. Migraine-related vertigo: diagnostic criteria and prophylactic treatment. Laryngoscope. 2006;116:1782-6 pubmed
    ..3% reported satisfactory control of symptoms (sum of complete resolutions and substantial controls) and 81.8% had at least a 50% reduction of the vertiginous episodes frequency. ..
  4. Worrall G. One hundred earaches. Family practice case series. Can Fam Physician. 2000;46:1081-4 pubmed
    To examine whether watchful waiting was an appropriate strategy for patients with earache, when there was no clear indication to prescribe antibiotics at the first visit.
  5. Lam D, Lawrence H, Tenenbaum H. Aural symptoms in temporomandibular disorder patients attending a craniofacial pain unit. J Orofac Pain. 2001;15:146-57 pubmed
  6. Tuz H, Onder E, Kisnisci R. Prevalence of otologic complaints in patients with temporomandibular disorder. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop. 2003;123:620-3 pubmed
    ..Aural symptoms in patients with internal derangement or myofascial pain and dysfunction, or their combination, were nonspecific...
  7. Ely J, Hansen M, Clark E. Diagnosis of ear pain. Am Fam Physician. 2008;77:621-8 pubmed
  8. Uijen J, van Duijn H, Kuyvenhoven M, Schellevis F, van der Wouden J. Characteristics of children consulting for cough, sore throat, or earache. Br J Gen Pract. 2008;58:248-54 pubmed publisher
    ..GPs are often consulted for respiratory tract symptoms in children...
  9. Kang J, Kim D, Lee J. Acute sensorineural hearing loss and severe otalgia due to scrub typhus. BMC Infect Dis. 2009;9:173 pubmed publisher
    ..Scrub typhus is an acute febrile illness caused by Orientia tsutsugamushi...

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  1. Hilgenberg P, Saldanha A, Cunha C, Rubo J, Conti P. Temporomandibular disorders, otologic symptoms and depression levels in tinnitus patients. J Oral Rehabil. 2012;39:239-44 pubmed publisher
    ..It was concluded that tinnitus is associated with TMD and with otalgia, dizziness/vertigo, stuffy sensations, hypoacusis sensation and hyperacusis, as well as with higher depression levels...
  2. Barbara A, Loeb M, Dolovich L, Brazil K, Russell M. Agreement between self-report and medical records on signs and symptoms of respiratory illness. Prim Care Respir J. 2012;21:145-52 pubmed publisher
    ..Information on patient symptoms can be obtained by patient self-report or medical records review. Both methods have limitations...
  3. Babu T, Joseph N. Persistent earache due to tonsillolith. Indian Pediatr. 2012;49:144-5 pubmed
    ..The tonsilloliths were successfully removed under local anaesthesia following which the symptoms subsided...
  4. Sif A, Jabrane L, Dahik M, Essaadi M, Mahtar M, Roubal M, et al. [Eagle syndrom: A case report]. Rev Laryngol Otol Rhinol (Bord). 2010;131:295-7 pubmed
    ..The simple palpation of the oropharyngeal walls (tonsils) makes it possible to evoke the diagnosis. This suspicion will be confirmed by Xrays. The surgery presents few risks and the patient is released of symptoms very quickly. ..
  5. Saxena R, Singh R, Kumar P, Yadav S, Negi M, Saxena V, et al. A randomized double blind placebo controlled clinical evaluation of extract of Andrographis paniculata (KalmCold) in patients with uncomplicated upper respiratory tract infection. Phytomedicine. 2010;17:178-85 pubmed publisher
    ..Nine self evaluated symptoms of cough, expectoration, nasal discharge, headache, fever, sore throat, earache, malaise/fatigue and sleep disturbance were scored...
  6. Weiss I, Marom T, Goldfarb A, Roth Y. Luc's abscess: the return of an old fellow. Otol Neurotol. 2010;31:776-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Luc's abscess, a subperiosteal temporal collection, is an infrequent complication with a particularly benign course...
  7. McCormick D, Saeed K, Pittman C, Baldwin C, Friedman N, Teichgraeber D, et al. Bullous myringitis: a case-control study. Pediatrics. 2003;112:982-6 pubmed
  8. Freeman S, Sheehan P, Thorpe M, Rutka J. Ear, nose, and throat manifestations of Sjögren's syndrome: retrospective review of a multidisciplinary clinic. J Otolaryngol. 2005;34:20-4 pubmed
    ..Primary SS can cause serious parotid morbidity secondary to inflammation and infection. There is also a significant risk of lymphomas that often present as parotid masses, necessitating long-term follow-up. ..
  9. Cave J. GPs criticise otalgia article. Extracts from responses. BMJ. 2008;336:346 pubmed publisher
  10. Naraev B, Linthicum F. Traumatic neuroma of the tympanic (Jacobson's) nerve as a possible cause of otalgia. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2008;138:735-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Recurrent otalgia in patients after radical middle ear surgery may be caused by a traumatic neuroma of the tympanic (Jacobson's) nerve. ..
  11. Adewale O, Onasanya A, Anadozie S, Abu M, Akintan I, Ogbole C, et al. Evaluation of acute and subacute toxicity of aqueous extract of Crassocephalum rubens leaves in rats. J Ethnopharmacol. 2016;188:153-8 pubmed publisher
    ..any form of poisoning; used to treat stomach and liver complaints; and externally to treat burns, sore eyes, earache, leprosy and breast cancer. In this study, acute and subacute toxicity of aqueous extract of C...
  12. Su H, Cheng P. Radiology quiz case 3. Congenital cholesteatoma of the middle ear with secondary bleeding. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2004;130:1122, 1125-6 pubmed
  13. Conde Díaz C, Llenas García J, Parra Grande M, Terol Esclapez G, Masia M, Gutierrez F. Severe skull base osteomyelitis caused by Pseudomonas aeruginosa with successful outcome after prolonged outpatient therapy with continuous infusion of ceftazidime and oral ciprofloxacin: a case report. J Med Case Rep. 2017;11:48 pubmed publisher
    ..A 69-year-old Caucasian man presented with dysphagia, headache, and weight loss. He complained of left earache and purulent otorrhea...
  14. Kuttila S, Kuttila M, Le Bell Y, Alanen P, Suonpää J. Characteristics of subjects with secondary otalgia. J Orofac Pain. 2004;18:226-34 pubmed
    ..Most of the subjects reporting secondary otalgia also suffered from CSD or TMD or both. Thus, in patients with secondary otalgia, an examination of the cervical spine and the stomatognathic system should be routinely performed. ..
  15. Ramirez L, Sandoval G, Ballesteros L. Temporomandibular disorders: referred cranio-cervico-facial clinic. Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal. 2005;10 Suppl 1:E18-26 pubmed
    ..This offers better tools in the conservative therapy phase of this craniofacial referred symptomatology. ..
  16. Orendorz Fraczkowska K, Jaworska M, Gawron W, Badowski R. Middle-ear ceruminous adenoma as a rare cause of hearing loss and vertigo: case reports. Auris Nasus Larynx. 2005;32:393-7 pubmed
    ..The clinical features, intraoperative findings, and histological and radiological findings are presented. The cases are compared to those described in the literature...
  17. Psillas G, Guyot J. [Spontaneous temporomandibular joint herniation into the external auditory canal]. Ann Otolaryngol Chir Cervicofac. 2007;124:305-8 pubmed
    ..This anomaly results from a patent foramen of Huschke. Main symptoms consist in otalgia and tinnitus. In half of the cases, they are minor and no treatment is necessary. ..
  18. Peroz I. [Otalgia and tinnitus in patients with craniomandibular dysfunctions]. HNO. 2001;49:713-8 pubmed
    ..Due to the treatment results, otalgia has to be interpreted as a possible symptom of CMD and not as a separate diagnosis. ..
  19. Abou Elhamd K. Kaiy as traditional therapy for pain: is it helpful or a myth?. J Laryngol Otol. 2009;123:566-8 pubmed publisher
  20. Wade T, Sams E, Beach M, Collier S, Dufour A. The incidence and health burden of earaches attributable to recreational swimming in natural waters: a prospective cohort study. Environ Health. 2013;12:67 pubmed publisher
    ..The overall incidence of self-reported earache was 1.6% in the 10-12 days after the beach visit...
  21. Ocak U, Avsarogullari L, Kaya M, Ozmen Y, Taşlıdere B, Güldeste E, et al. Acute coronary syndrome presenting with earache and sore throat. Am J Emerg Med. 2014;32:487.e5-6 pubmed publisher
    ..In this case, we aimed to report an acute coronary syndrome–diagnosed patient who was admitted to our emergency service with unilateral earache.
  22. Paukstadt W. [Ear infections are now in seasons--when otalgia spoils swimming fun]. MMW Fortschr Med. 2006;148:12-3 pubmed
  23. Coca Pelaz A, Rodrigo J, Llorente J, Gómez J, Suarez C. [Unusual clinical presentations of vestibular schwannomas]. Acta Otorrinolaringol Esp. 2008;59:187-9 pubmed
    ..A significant group of patients did not present with the otological symptoms classically associated with vestibular schwannoma. Clinical knowledge of these kinds of symptoms may lead to earlier detection of these lesions. ..
  24. Darr E, Linstrom C. Conservative management of advanced external auditory canal cholesteatoma. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2010;142:278-80 pubmed publisher
    ..EACC is associated with adjacent bony erosion, most often involving the inferior EAC. Despite the potentially destructive nature of these lesions, most cases can be successfully managed with serial debridement. ..
  25. Oz S, Gokcen Rohlig B, Saruhanoglu A, Tuncer E. Management of myofascial pain: low-level laser therapy versus occlusal splints. J Craniofac Surg. 2010;21:1722-8 pubmed publisher
    ..This particular type of low-level laser therapy (820 nm, 3 J/cm2, 300-mW output power) is as effective as occlusal splint in pain release and mandibular movement improvement in MP. ..
  26. Kim C, Lee J, Kim H, Won J. Skull base osteomyelitis following a mastoidectomy. Auris Nasus Larynx. 2013;40:584-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Otalgia was the only abnormal feature to suspect occurrence of skull base osteomyelitis. ..
  27. Hiraumi H, Miura M, Hirose T. Capillary hemangioma of the tympanic membrane. Am J Otolaryngol. 2005;26:351-2 pubmed
    ..After surgical treatment, hearing loss was diminished, and there has not been any sign of recurrence for 3 years despite the positive surgical margin...
  28. Jeyakumar A, Brickman T, Murray K, Dutcher P. Exploratory tympanotomy revealing incus discontinuity and stapedial otosclerosis as a cause of conductive hearing loss. Otol Neurotol. 2006;27:466-8 pubmed
    ..In addition, it adds a unique item to the differential diagnosis of the pathologic features implicated in an ear with a conductive deficit and normal tympanogram. ..
  29. van Duijn H, Kuyvenhoven M, Schellevis F, Verheij T. Illness behaviour and antibiotic prescription in patients with respiratory tract symptoms. Br J Gen Pract. 2007;57:561-8 pubmed
    ..To explore determinants of patients visiting GPs for recent cough, sore throat, or earache; for being prescribed antibiotics; and for patients' satisfaction with visiting the GP...
  30. Gregori D, Morra B, Berchialla P, Salerni L, Scarinzi C, Snidero S, et al. Foreign bodies in the ears causing complications and requiring hospitalization in children 0-14 age: results from the ESFBI study. Auris Nasus Larynx. 2009;36:7-14 pubmed publisher
    ..Occasions for the injury were mostly playing in the absence of watchful caregivers. Since prevention is the most essential way to deal with FB injuries public education should be encouraged. ..
  31. Ness G, Laskin D. Global doctor opinion versus a patient questionnaire for the outcome assessment of treated temporomandibular disorder patients. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2012;70:1531-3 pubmed publisher
    ..a questionnaire designed to evaluate their pain, problems eating and sleeping, the occurrence of headache and earache, the presence of temporomandibular joint pain and/or jaw stiffness in the morning, and interference with daily ..
  32. Koehler P. [Causes of otalgia from outside the ear]. Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd. 2003;147:2304; author reply 2304 pubmed
  33. Zodpe P, Cho J, Kang H, Hwang S, Lee H. Efficacy of sucralfate in the postoperative management of uvulopalatopharyngoplasty: a double-blind, randomized, controlled study. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2006;132:1082-5 pubmed
    ..It can also significantly reduce the total number of days needed to return to normal daily activities (P=.41). ..
  34. Charlett S, Coatesworth A. Referred otalgia: a structured approach to diagnosis and treatment. Int J Clin Pract. 2007;61:1015-21 pubmed
    ..Ear pain may also be the first sign of a head and neck malignancy. Patients complaining of otalgia, with risk factors for an aerodigestive neoplasm, and a normal ENT examination require an urgent otolaryngological opinion. ..
  35. Kozic D, Njagulj V, Gacesa J, Semnic R, Prvulovic N. Perineural tumor spread - Interconnection between spinal and cranial nerves. J Neurol Sci. 2012;323:254-6 pubmed publisher
  36. Yelland M. The efficacy of oral cotrimoxazole in the treatment of otitis externa in general practice. Med J Aust. 1993;158:697-9 pubmed
    ..10 and 1.05. The principle pathogen isolated was Pseudomonas aeruginosa. This suggests that oral cotrimoxazole is unlikely to be useful as an adjunct to Kenacomb ointment in the treatment of mild to moderate otitis externa. ..
  37. North Stone K, Fleming P, Golding J. Socio-demographic associations with digit and pacifier sucking at 15 months of age and possible associations with infant infection. The ALSPAC Study Team. Avon Longitudinal Study of Pregnancy and Childhood. Early Hum Dev. 2000;60:137-48 pubmed
    ..After allowing for these possible confounding factors, pacifier users had a higher incidence of earache and colic compared to children with no sucking habit, however digit suckers had a lower incidence of these ..
  38. Akural E, Koivunen P, Teppo H, Alahuhta S, Löppönen H. Post-tonsillectomy pain: a prospective, randomised and double-blinded study to compare an ultrasonically activated scalpel technique with the blunt dissection technique. Anaesthesia. 2001;56:1045-50 pubmed
    ..In conclusion, we found that Harmonic scalpel tonsillectomy was associated with decreased severity in pharyngeal pain on the day of the operation but increased pharyngeal pain and otalgia during the second postoperative week. ..
  39. Raieli V, Pandolfi E, La Vecchia M, Puma D, Calò A, Celauro A, et al. The prevalence of allodynia, osmophobia and red ear syndrome in the juvenile headache: preliminary data. J Headache Pain. 2005;6:271-3 pubmed
    ..Our study shows that features like osmophobia, allodynia and red ear syndrome are not uncommon in migraine while they are absent in other types of headache. ..
  40. Zenian J. Acidic drinks and referred otalgia. Am J Otolaryngol. 2002;23:69 pubmed
  41. van Herk E. [Causes of otalgia from outside the ear]. Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd. 2003;147:2304 pubmed
  42. Mistry D, Kelly G. Consent for tonsillectomy. Clin Otolaryngol Allied Sci. 2004;29:362-8 pubmed
    ..The 'reasonable patient' would expect that re-operation, transfusion, pneumonia and fatal blood loss are discussed. ..
  43. Can M, Yildirim N, Ataç G. Dissecting firearm injury to the head and neck with non-linear bullet trajectory: a case report. Forensic Sci Int. 2010;197:e13-7 pubmed publisher
    ..It has also been confirmed that non-surgical approach with regular follow-ups is a viable option for uncomplicated head and neck injuries. ..
  44. Kontiokari T, Koivunen P, Niemela M, Pokka T, Uhari M. Symptoms of acute otitis media. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 1998;17:676-9 pubmed
    ..The symptom with the strongest association with acute otitis media was earache [relative risk (RR), 21.3; 95% confidence intervals (CI), 7.0 to 106, P < 0.0001] but sore throat (RR = 3...
  45. Caffier P, Harth W, Mayelzadeh B, Haupt H, Sedlmaier B. Tacrolimus: a new option in therapy-resistant chronic external otitis. Laryngoscope. 2007;117:1046-52 pubmed
    ..The topical application of 0.1% tacrolimus ointment in the outer ear canal appears to be an effective and well-tolerated new option in corticosteroid-free treatment of chronic therapy-resistant EO. ..
  46. Rainsbury P, Mitchell Innes A, Wilson H, Prior M. Aspergilloma of the middle ear mimicking necrotising otitis externa: case report. J Laryngol Otol. 2010;124:1209-11 pubmed publisher
    ..Readers are asked to consider this rare diagnosis in patients with suspected malignant otitis externa not responding to standard treatment. ..
  47. Ohta H, Yonamine Y, Narabayashi I. What is the diagnosis? Malignant external otitis (MEO) (Pseudomonas osteomyelitis of the temporal bone). Ann Nucl Med. 2003;17:frontcover, 698 pubmed
  48. Kahan E, Gross S, Cohen H. Exclusion of ill children from child-care centers in Israel. Patient Educ Couns. 2005;56:93-7 pubmed
    ..In a simple way, this study identified attitudes concerning the exclusion/return of sick children in CCCs and was useful for the discussion of the related policy with CCCs responsible and national health and educational authorities. ..
  49. Ivey J, Corely B. Pediatric management problems. HIV. Pediatr Nurs. 2003;29:370-1 pubmed
  50. Westhofen M. [Main symptom otorrhea: diagnosis and therapy]. MMW Fortschr Med. 2005;147:36-7, 39 pubmed
    ..Fundamentally, the treatment of uncomplicated acute otitis externa and media can be carried out by the family physician. An ENT specialist should be definitely consulted in cases of complications or development of a chronic condition...
  51. Patmore H, Jebreel A, Uppal S, Raine C, McWhinney P. Skull base infection presenting with multiple lower cranial nerve palsies. Am J Otolaryngol. 2010;31:376-80 pubmed publisher
    ..We report 4 separate cases of infective skull base lesions causing multiple lower cranial nerve palsies in elderly patients who were not immunocompromised or diabetic, highlighting that this condition is not exclusive to this population...
  52. Himi T, Akiba H, Yama N, Sakata M, Kataura A. Anomalous vessels in the middle ear associated with congenital anomalies of the internal carotid artery. ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec. 1999;61:219-23 pubmed
    ..MR images were helpful to diagnose not only the anomalous vessels but also the multiple anastomoses...
  53. Machet L, Toledano C, Roquejoffre P. [Nocturnal pain in both ears]. Ann Dermatol Venereol. 2002;129:71-2 pubmed
  54. Bjorne A, Agerberg G. Symptom relief after treatment of temporomandibular and cervical spine disorders in patients with Meniere's disease: a three-year follow-up. Cranio. 2003;21:50-60 pubmed
    ..The results also suggested that Meniere's disease has a clear association with TMD and CSD and that these three ailments appeared to be caused by the same stress, nervousness, and muscular tension...
  55. Sobhy O, Koutb A, Abdel Baki F, Ali T, El Raffa I, Khater A. Evaluation of aural manifestations in temporo-mandibular joint dysfunction. Clin Otolaryngol Allied Sci. 2004;29:382-5 pubmed
    ..Results indicated insignificant changes in the TEOAEs, whereas there were significant increases in distortion product levels at most of the frequency bands. These results were paralleled to subjective improvement of tinnitus...
  56. Glynn F, Skinner L, Daly C, Donnelly M. Otogenic pneumocephalus: case report and review of the literature. Rev Laryngol Otol Rhinol (Bord). 2007;128:59-61 pubmed
    ..We would like to emphasise that this complication of otitis media should be borne in mind when an elderly patient presents with otalgia and confusion...
  57. Markou K, Karasmanis I, Vlachtsis K, Petridis D, Nikolaou A, Vital V. Primary pleomorphic adenoma of the external ear canal. Report of a case and literature review. Am J Otolaryngol. 2008;29:142-6 pubmed publisher
    ..These tumors are very rare and usually have a benign course. In this report, we describe an unusual case of pleomorphic adenoma of the external auditory canal associated with chronic infection of the middle ear...
  58. Kuo Y, Chen K, Chang Y, Lee L, Yu C. Small-cell lung carcinoma presenting with otalgia and hearing impairment. J Clin Oncol. 2008;26:4690-2 pubmed publisher
  59. Park E, Bromwich M. Orthodontics-related foreign body causing trismus. J Can Dent Assoc. 2011;77:b101 pubmed
    ..Contrast-enhanced computed tomography revealed an orthodontic archwire penetrating the pterygoid musculature. This case highlights the importance of performing a thorough workup in cases involving unusual symptoms...
  60. Winter K, Ritter R, Viera A. Painful ear nodules. J Fam Pract. 2013;62:503-5 pubmed
    ..Was there a connection between our patient's drug use and the appearance of his ears, which were turning black? ..
  61. Teachey W. Otolaryngic myofascial pain syndromes. Curr Pain Headache Rep. 2004;8:457-62 pubmed
    ..The tenets of myofascial dysfunction, however, as elucidated by Dr. Janet Travell, explain most of these previously unexplained symptoms; furthermore, treatment based on Dr. Travell's teachings is effective in relieving these symptoms...
  62. Le Saux N, Gaboury I, Baird M, Klassen T, MacCormick J, Blanchard C, et al. A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled noninferiority trial of amoxicillin for clinically diagnosed acute otitis media in children 6 months to 5 years of age. CMAJ. 2005;172:335-41 pubmed
    ..In this double-blind noninferiority trial, we compared clinical improvement rates at 14 days for children (6 months to 5 years of age) with acute otitis media who were randomly assigned to receive amoxicillin or placebo...
  63. Fukushima N, Fukushima H, Cureoglu S, Schachern P, Paparella M. Hearing loss associated with systemic lupus erythematosus: temporal bone histopathology. Otol Neurotol. 2006;27:127-8 pubmed
  64. Jovanovic Bateman L, Warrington G. Fluctuating hearing loss with otorrhoea in Hughes syndrome. J Laryngol Otol. 2007;121:535-8 pubmed
    ..This report underscores the unpredictable nature of this syndrome and its ENT complications. No previous case of fluctuating hearing loss and otorrhoea in Hughes syndrome has been described...
  65. Neilan R, Roland P. Otalgia. Med Clin North Am. 2010;94:961-71 pubmed publisher
    ..Unfortunately, its workup is complex and no simple algorithm exists. This article outlines the common causes, presentation, and treatment options for primary and secondary otalgia...
  66. Siupsinskiene N, Padervinskis E, Poskiene L, Endeley N, Vaitkus S. An unusual case of a sore throat and otalgia in a 4-year-old boy. Medicina (Kaunas). 2012;48:277-9 pubmed
    ..Sometimes, however, these symptoms may be suggestive of an aggressive malignancy. We present a rare case of Burkitt's lymphoma of the tonsil in a young child, which initially manifested as a sore throat and otalgia. ..
  67. Aukema A, Feenstra L. [Causes of otalgia from outside the ear]. Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd. 2003;147:945-8 pubmed
    ..The second patient, who had a diaphragmatic hernia, improved dramatically once her daily dose of omeprazole had been augmented. It seems that both patients suffered from otalgia referred by the vagal and/or glossopharyngeal nerve...
  68. Lim L, Takahashi P. 80-year-old man with fever and ear pain. Mayo Clin Proc. 2004;79:1055-8 pubmed
  69. Farrow A, Taylor H, Northstone K, Golding J. Symptoms of mothers and infants related to total volatile organic compounds in household products. Arch Environ Health. 2003;58:633-41 pubmed
    ..Higher TVOC levels were associated with air freshener and aerosol use. Infant diarrhea and earache were statistically significantly associated with air freshener use, and diarrhea and vomiting were significantly ..
  70. Weidenbecher M, Schick B, Iro H. [Styloid syndrome and its treatment]. Laryngorhinootologie. 2006;85:184-90 pubmed
    ..Pathophysiologically, the styloid syndrome is related to an irritation of the surrounding nerves, the carotid artery or the pharyngeal mucosa. There are various alternatives for its treatment...
  71. Suba Z, Hauser P, Garami M, Martonffy K, Szabo G, Szende B, et al. Skull base chordoma mimicking a preauricular neoplasm in a child: clinicopathological features and biological behaviour. J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2007;35:35-8 pubmed
    ..The extreme rarity of chordomas in childhood, the slow growing nature of these tumours and the diverse symptoms may cause many diagnostic problems...
  72. Nusrath M, Jaberoo M, Daniel M, Banerjee A. Chasing the dragon in the ear. J Laryngol Otol. 2007;121:e15 pubmed
    ..We report, for the first time, concealment of heroin in the external auditory meatus. The medico-legal and ethical considerations are also discussed...
  73. Kim D, Cheang P, Dover S, Drake Lee A. Dental otalgia. J Laryngol Otol. 2007;121:1129-34 pubmed
    ..These disorders can be easily overlooked, resulting in unnecessary and costly investigations...
  74. Saers S, Han K, de Ru J. Microvascular decompression may be an effective treatment for nervus intermedius neuralgia. J Laryngol Otol. 2011;125:520-2 pubmed publisher
    ..To report microvascular decompression as a possible effective treatment for patients with nervus intermedius neuralgia, and to contribute to the literature regarding both this syndrome and this specific form of treatment...
  75. Adil E, Setabutr D, Mikesell K, Goldenberg D. Hyalinizing clear cell adenocarcinoma of the oropharynx. Head Neck. 2013;35:E184-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Hyalinizing clear cell adenocarcinoma (HCCA) is a rare salivary gland malignancy. To our knowledge, there are no published reports of primary clear cell carcinoma of the vallecula...
  76. Hanafin S, Griffiths P. Does pacifier use cause ear infections in young children?. Br J Community Nurs. 2002;7:206, 208-11 pubmed
    ..Rather than advising a parent not to use a pacifier for fear of causing otitis media, advice in relation to this issue might best be restricted to pacifier users suffering from the problem in order to reduce the chances of recurrence...
  77. Magliulo G, Fusconi M, Pulice G. Acute promyelocytic leukemia and aural recurrence: the importance of otoscopy in early diagnosis. Leukemia. 2003;17:1418-9 pubmed
  78. Hariharan S, Pohlgeers A, Reeves S. "Doctor, my child needs some medicine!". Pediatr Emerg Care. 2004;20:540-6 pubmed
  79. Akhter B, Olutade J. Earache: tip of the iceberg?. J Miss State Med Assoc. 2007;48:235-9 pubmed
  80. McWilliams D, Jacobson R, Van Houten H, Naessens J, Ytterberg K. A program of anticipatory guidance for the prevention of emergency department visits for ear pain. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2008;162:151-6 pubmed publisher
    ..To test whether well-child care visit anticipatory guidance can safely reduce emergency department (ED) visits...
  81. Ali T, Meade K, Anari S, ElBadawey M, Zammit Maempel I. Malignant otitis externa: case series. J Laryngol Otol. 2010;124:846-51 pubmed publisher
  82. Chintalapati K, Gunasekaran S, Frewer J. Accessory tragus in the middle ear: A rare congenital anomaly. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2010;74:1338-9 pubmed publisher
    ..We present a very interesting and extremely rare case of an accessory tragus in the middle ear...
  83. Marchisio P, Bellussi L, Di Mauro G, Doria M, Felisati G, Longhi R, et al. Acute otitis media: From diagnosis to prevention. Summary of the Italian guideline. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2010;74:1209-16 pubmed publisher
  84. Nadig S, Alderdice J, Adair R, Rao T. Eccrine spiradenoma: an unusual presentation with otalgia. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2004;130:277-8 pubmed
  85. Tanel R. ECGs in the ED. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2004;20:553-4 pubmed
  86. Olajide T, Ologe F, Alabi B. Management of impacted ear wax--an observational report. Aust Fam Physician. 2005;34:395-6 pubmed
  87. Samuels M, Gonzalez R, Kim A, Stemmer Rachamimov A. Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Case 34-2007. A 77-year-old man with ear pain, difficulty speaking, and altered mental status. N Engl J Med. 2007;357:1957-65 pubmed
  88. Listernick R. A 5-year-old girl with headache and eye pain. Pediatr Ann. 2008;37:9-12 pubmed
  89. Ramirez L, Ballesteros L, Sandoval G. [Otological symptoms among patients with temporomandibular joint disorders]. Rev Med Chil. 2007;135:1582-90 pubmed publisher
    ..Among patients with this dysfunction, the prevalence of ear pain, tinnitus and dizziness varies between 33 and 76%..
  90. Teixido M, Seymour P, Kung B, Lazar S, Sabra O. Otalgia associated with migraine. Otol Neurotol. 2011;32:322-5 pubmed publisher
    ..To investigate the association of otalgia and migraine...
  91. Mazita A, Zabri M, Aneeza W, Asma A, Saim L. Cholesteatoma in patients with congenital external auditory canal anomalies: retrospective review. J Laryngol Otol. 2011;125:1116-20 pubmed publisher
    ..To review cases of congenital external auditory canal anomaly with cholesteatoma, documenting clinical presentation, cholesteatoma site and extent, complications, and surgery...
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