ear diseases

Summary

Summary: Diseases of the ear, general or unspecified.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Atypical indications for OtoScan laser-assisted myringotomy
    J P Bent
    Department of Otolaryngology, Albert Einstein School of Medicine, New York Otolaryngology Institute, New York 10021, USA
    Laryngoscope 111:87-9. 2001
  2. ncbi [Salivary gland choristoma (hamartoma) of the middle ear: a case report]
    M S Boleas-Aguirre
    Hôpital Universitaire et Faculté de Médecine, Université de Navarra, Département d Otolaryngologie, Pio XII 36, 31008 Pamplona, Espagne
    Rev Laryngol Otol Rhinol (Bord) 127:247-9. 2006
  3. ncbi [Skin diseases as a reason for frequent preschool children, primary health care attendance]
    Sanja Blazeković Milaković
    Skola narodnog zdravlja Andrija Stampar, Medicinski fakultet Sveucilista u Zagrebu, Zagreb, Hrvatska
    Acta Med Croatica 61:69-75. 2007
  4. ncbi Echinococcosis presenting as an otogenic brain abscess: an unusual lesion of the middle ear cleft and temporal lobe
    Erasmo Gonzalo D V Llanes
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Inselspital University Hospital, University of Berne, 3010 Berne, Switzerland
    Auris Nasus Larynx 35:115-20. 2008
  5. ncbi Red ear syndrome and auricular erythromelalgia: the same condition?
    T J Brill
    Department of Dermatology, J W Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany
    Clin Exp Dermatol 34:e626-8. 2009
  6. ncbi Red ear syndrome and migraine: report of eight cases
    Vincenzo Raieli
    Child Headache Center, Division of Child Neuropsychiatry, GF Ingrassia Hospital, Palermo, Italy
    Headache 42:147-51. 2002
  7. ncbi Red ear syndrome--chronic pain syndrome of low prevalence
    Duska Sklebar
    Department of Neurology, Bjelovar General Hospital, Bjelovar, Croatia
    Acta Clin Croat 49:327-9. 2010
  8. ncbi A refractory case of erythromelalgia involving the ears
    Claudia C Ramirez
    Veterans Administration Medical Center, Miami, FL 33125, USA
    Am J Otolaryngol 25:251-4. 2004
  9. ncbi The 'red ear syndrome' revisited: two cases and a review of literature
    N Kumar
    Cephalalgia 24:305-8. 2004
  10. pmc SUNA and red ear syndrome: a new association and pathophysiological considerations
    Giorgio Lambru
    Headache Group, Institute of Neurology and The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square, London, WC1N 3BG, UK
    J Headache Pain 14:32. 2013

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  1. ncbi Atypical indications for OtoScan laser-assisted myringotomy
    J P Bent
    Department of Otolaryngology, Albert Einstein School of Medicine, New York Otolaryngology Institute, New York 10021, USA
    Laryngoscope 111:87-9. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Although this report contains preliminary data, the data suggest that OtoLAM may provide an additional option in the care of certain patients who have previously been treated with myringotomy tubes...
  2. ncbi [Salivary gland choristoma (hamartoma) of the middle ear: a case report]
    M S Boleas-Aguirre
    Hôpital Universitaire et Faculté de Médecine, Université de Navarra, Département d Otolaryngologie, Pio XII 36, 31008 Pamplona, Espagne
    Rev Laryngol Otol Rhinol (Bord) 127:247-9. 2006
    ..Middle ear salivary gland choristoma are extremly rare. We report a case, describe the clinical management and review the literature...
  3. ncbi [Skin diseases as a reason for frequent preschool children, primary health care attendance]
    Sanja Blazeković Milaković
    Skola narodnog zdravlja Andrija Stampar, Medicinski fakultet Sveucilista u Zagrebu, Zagreb, Hrvatska
    Acta Med Croatica 61:69-75. 2007
    ..Childhood morbidity has changed. Western children more often present with skin problems than with respiratory problems. A significant percentage of the workload of a general practitioner is dermatologic...
  4. ncbi Echinococcosis presenting as an otogenic brain abscess: an unusual lesion of the middle ear cleft and temporal lobe
    Erasmo Gonzalo D V Llanes
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Inselspital University Hospital, University of Berne, 3010 Berne, Switzerland
    Auris Nasus Larynx 35:115-20. 2008
    ..Evacuation of the brain abscess was performed with a combined otolaryngologic and neurosurgical procedures (canal wall-down mastoidectomy and temporal craniotomy). The pathology turned out to be infestation with Echinococcus granulosus...
  5. ncbi Red ear syndrome and auricular erythromelalgia: the same condition?
    T J Brill
    Department of Dermatology, J W Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany
    Clin Exp Dermatol 34:e626-8. 2009
    ..In this report, we discuss the similarities and differences between RES and erythromelalgia...
  6. ncbi Red ear syndrome and migraine: report of eight cases
    Vincenzo Raieli
    Child Headache Center, Division of Child Neuropsychiatry, GF Ingrassia Hospital, Palermo, Italy
    Headache 42:147-51. 2002
    ..The close temporal relationship between the "red ear episodes" and migraine attacks suggests an association between the two conditions...
  7. ncbi Red ear syndrome--chronic pain syndrome of low prevalence
    Duska Sklebar
    Department of Neurology, Bjelovar General Hospital, Bjelovar, Croatia
    Acta Clin Croat 49:327-9. 2010
    ..Because of various potential pathophysiological mechanisms, literature does not indicate any unique potential treatment approach, and some patients are resistant to any kind of therapy...
  8. ncbi A refractory case of erythromelalgia involving the ears
    Claudia C Ramirez
    Veterans Administration Medical Center, Miami, FL 33125, USA
    Am J Otolaryngol 25:251-4. 2004
    ..We describe a patient with a 3-year history of refractory burning pain and red ears. A review of clinical features, disease classification, associated diseases, and treatment of this disease is presented...
  9. ncbi The 'red ear syndrome' revisited: two cases and a review of literature
    N Kumar
    Cephalalgia 24:305-8. 2004
  10. pmc SUNA and red ear syndrome: a new association and pathophysiological considerations
    Giorgio Lambru
    Headache Group, Institute of Neurology and The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square, London, WC1N 3BG, UK
    J Headache Pain 14:32. 2013
    ..Lamotrigine was beneficial for her SUNA but not for the RES. Both these disorders are extremely rare therefore their coexistence in the same individual may suggest similar pathophysiological mechanisms rather than a chance association...
  11. ncbi Red ear syndrome: case report and review of the literature
    Regina Eismann
    Departments of Dermatology and Venereology, Martin Luther University Halle Wittenberg, Ernst Kromayer Strasse 5, Halle, Germany
    Dermatology 223:196-9. 2011
    ..Based on her history, the clinical pattern and the unremarkable further diagnostics, we diagnosed RES. A review of the literature is included...
  12. ncbi Prevalence and intensity of Otodectes cynotis in kittens from Thessaloniki area, Greece
    M A Lefkaditis
    Laboratory of Parasitology, University of Thessaly, Veterinary Faculty, PO Box 199, Karditsa 43100, Greece
    Vet Parasitol 163:374-5. 2009
    ..19) compared to cats aged under 3 months (22.36). No statistical significance was found between males and females for neither prevalence nor intensity. Differences and similarities with other studies are discussed...
  13. ncbi Prevalence of otologic complaints in patients with temporomandibular disorder
    Hakan H Tuz
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Ankara University, Faculty of Dentistry, Turkey
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 123:620-3. 2003
    ..Aural symptoms in patients with internal derangement or myofascial pain and dysfunction, or their combination, were nonspecific...
  14. ncbi Prevalence of red ear syndrome in juvenile primary headaches
    V Raieli
    U O di Neuropsichiatria Infantile, P O G Di Cristina, Palermo, Italy
    Cephalalgia 31:597-602. 2011
    ..Aims of this study were (i) to assess the frequency, specificity and sensitivity of RES in a population of pediatric migraineurs and (ii) to establish the pathophysiological mechanisms of RES associated with migraine...
  15. ncbi Balloon dilatation eustachian tuboplasty: a clinical study
    Thorsten Ockermann
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Bielefeld Academic Teaching Hospital, Bielefeld, Germany
    Laryngoscope 120:1411-6. 2010
    ..To assess the feasibility of balloon dilatation eustachian tuboplasty (BET) as an option for treatment of patients with eustachian tube (ET) dysfunction...
  16. ncbi Laser myringoplasty for tympanic membrane atelectasis
    J Travis Brawner
    Oklahoma University Health Sciences Center Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Oklahoma City, OK, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 139:47-50. 2008
    ..To review our experience with laser myringoplasty using a potassium-titanyl-phosphate (KTP) laser for pars tensa atelectasis...
  17. ncbi Clinical, experimental, and theoretical investigations of the effect of superior semicircular canal dehiscence on hearing mechanisms
    John J Rosowski
    Eaton Peabody Laboratory, Department of Otolaryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Otol Neurotol 25:323-32. 2004
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  18. ncbi Ototopical antifungals and otomycosis: a review
    Raymundo Munguia
    McGill Auditory Sciences Laboratory, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada H3H1P3
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 72:453-9. 2008
    ..Candida albicans and Aspergillus are the most commonly identified organisms. Antifungals from the Azole class seem to be the most effective, followed by Nystatin and Tolnaftate...
  19. ncbi The red ear syndrome: five new cases
    A Arjona
    Cephalalgia 25:479-80. 2005
  20. ncbi In vitro activity of terbinafine and itraconazole against Aspergillus species isolated from otomycosis
    A Karaarslan
    Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Ankara University Medical School, Ankara, Turkey
    Mycoses 47:284-7. 2004
    ..06-0.125 microg ml-1 for A. flavus (10 strains), 0.125 and 0.125-0.5 microg ml-1 for A. terreus (two strains). It has been observed that both of the antifungal agents showed an in vitro activity against all Aspergillus species tested...
  21. ncbi Primary and secondary red ear syndrome: implications for treatment
    P Boulton
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Cephalalgia 27:107-10. 2007
    ..The pathogenesis in these different circumstances may be distinct, the triggers specific and, when secondary, the disorder may be more resistant to treatment...
  22. ncbi Antibodies to myelin protein zero (P0) protein as markers of auto-immune inner ear diseases
    Bach Nga Pham
    Département d Immunologie Microbiologie des Pathologies Infectieuses, AP HP, Hopital Beaujon, Clichy, France
    Autoimmunity 40:202-7. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate whether the detection of antibodies to myelin protein P0 (MPZ) could be a diagnostic test for inner ear disease of autoimmune cause...
  23. ncbi Microdebrider eustachian tuboplasty: A preliminary report
    Ralph Metson
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:422-7. 2007
    ..To evaluate microdebrider eustachian tuboplasty for treatment of patients with eustachian tube dysfunction...
  24. ncbi In vitro acaricidal activity of four monoterpenes and solvents against Otodectes cynotis (Acari: Psoroptidae)
    Oliver Traina
    Clinique Vétérinaire du Boulou, Le Boulou, France
    Exp Appl Acarol 37:141-6. 2005
  25. ncbi Pattern of ear diseases in rural school children: experiences of free health camps in Nepal
    Prakash Adhikari
    Department of ENT and Head and Neck Surgery, GMS Memorial Academy of ENT and Head and Neck Studies, TU Teaching Hospital, Maharagjung, Kathmandu, Nepal
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 73:1278-80. 2009
    ..This study was done to find out the prevalence of different types of ear disease in rural school children of Nepal...
  26. ncbi Ossification of the auricle
    Heleen Sterneberg-Vos
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int J Dermatol 46:42-4. 2007
    ..Such unphysiological replacement has been reported in association with local trauma, inflammation, systemic diseases, and hypothermia. Here, we report a patient with unilateral ossification of the auricle secondary to frostbite...
  27. ncbi Auricular ossificans (ectopic ossification of the auricle)
    P Craig Stites
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 49:142-4. 2003
    ..Ectopic ossification was detected on both radiologic and histologic examination. The previously reported cases are reviewed and possible causative factors are discussed...
  28. ncbi Epidemiology of chronic suppurative otitis media among Saudi children--a comparative study of two decades
    Siraj M Zakzouk
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 62:215-8. 2002
    ..89%. The factors predisposing to or associated with chronic ear disease will be discussed, and the results will be compared with results published from other centers...
  29. ncbi The effect of mild hearing loss on academic performance in primary school children
    Mohd Khairi Md Daud
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, School of Medical Sciences, Health Campus, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 16150 Kubang Kerian, Kelantan, Malaysia
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 74:67-70. 2010
    ..To determine the prevalence of mild hearing loss and its association with academic performance among primary school children...
  30. ncbi Myringosclerosis after tympanostomy tube insertion: relation with tube retention time and gender
    Huseyin Yaman
    Duzce University, Duzce Medical Faculty, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Turkey
    Auris Nasus Larynx 37:676-9. 2010
    ..Also, the relationship between myringosclerosis both sex and initial age of tube insertion were investigated...
  31. ncbi Genetic factors in aminoglycoside toxicity
    Nathan Fischel-Ghodsian
    Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, Suite 1165WT, 8700 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Pharmacogenomics 6:27-36. 2005
    ..It is the challenge of genomic medicine to translate this more than a decade-old knowledge into clinical practice...
  32. ncbi Auricular ossification resulting in external auditory canal stenosis
    Matthew J Carfrae
    Division of Otolaryngology, Department of Surgery, Albany, N Y, USA
    Ear Nose Throat J 87:148-9. 2008
    ..The patient was successfully treated with meatoplasty. Pathologic examination of the removed specimen revealed osseous metaplasia...
  33. ncbi Review of diagnostic imaging of ear diseases in the dog and cat
    Laurent S Garosi
    Animal Health Trust, Centre for Small Animal Studies, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Newmarket CB8 7UU, England
    Vet Radiol Ultrasound 44:137-46. 2003
    ..computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging) are an essential tool in the diagnostic work-up of ear diseases. Conventional radiography is commonly used, but often lacks sensitivity...
  34. ncbi Cutaneous leishmaniasis: an atypical case
    Canio Martinelli
    Infectious Diseases Unit and Laboratory of Microbiology, Azienda Ospedaliera Careggi, Florence, Italy
    Int J Dermatol 44:38-40. 2005
  35. ncbi Multiple dehiscence of semicircular canals
    D Rajenderkumar
    Department of Audiological Medicine, Nose and Ear Hospital, London, UK
    J Laryngol Otol 121:80-2. 2007
    ..We describe a case with dehiscence of four semicircular canals and in areas not involving the roof of the superior semicircular canal. Features that assist the diagnosis of this condition are reviewed, along with the current literature...
  36. ncbi Aural symptoms in temporomandibular disorder patients attending a craniofacial pain unit
    D K Lam
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, 124 Edward Street, Room 515D, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1G6
    J Orofac Pain 15:146-57. 2001
    ..Aural symptoms were also found to have a measurable impact on the subjects' quality of life...
  37. ncbi Temporomandibular disorder and new aural symptoms
    Kent W Cox
    Summit Health Care Regional Medical Center, 2200 Show Low Lake Rd, Show Low, AZ 85901, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:389-93. 2008
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  38. pmc Combination of surgical excision and custom designed silicon pressure splint therapy for keloids on the helical rim
    Michael Sand
    Department of General and Visceral Surgery, Augusta Kranken Anstalt, Academic Teaching Hospital of the Ruhr University Bochum, Germany
    Head Face Med 3:14. 2007
    ..We report a case of a large ear keloid on the helical rim which was successfully treated with surgery and a custom designed silicon pressure clip...
  39. ncbi Idiopathic bilateral auricular ossificans: a case report and review of the literature
    Whitney A High
    Department of Dermatology, Section of Dermatopathology, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora, CO 80010, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 128:1432-4. 2004
    ..Histologic sampling demonstrated ossification with deposition of trabecular bone in proximity to normal elastic cartilage...
  40. ncbi Validation of tele-otology to diagnose ear disease in children
    Robert H Eikelboom
    Lions Ear and Hearing Institute, Grd Flr E Block, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, WA 6009, Australia
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 69:739-44. 2005
    ..To determine if digitised still eardrum images, with a clinical history, and audiometry and tympanometry data provide sufficient information to an ear specialist to make an assessment of a patient...
  41. ncbi Medial canal fibrosis: surgical technique, results, and a proposed grading system
    Vincent Yu Wen Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Science Center, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Otol Neurotol 26:825-9. 2005
    ..To describe the surgical technique for removal of medial canal fibrosis and to propose a classification for grading postoperative surgical outcome and to correlate this with hearing results...
  42. ncbi A case of osteoma with cholesteatoma in the external auditory canal
    Dong Hee Lee
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, South Korea
    Auris Nasus Larynx 32:281-4. 2005
    ..The canal wall down mastoidectomy and tympanoplasty successfully removed the osteoma and the cholesteatoma, and no recurrence or complications had occurred in the first 6 months postoperatively...
  43. ncbi [Imaging of the temporal bone. An overview]
    T Struffert
    Klinik für Diagnostische und Interventionelle Neuroradiologie, Universitätsklinikum des Saarlandes Homburg Saar
    Radiologe 45:816-27. 2005
    ..For examining the labyrinth system and interior auditory channel, MRI is the method of choice. This article gives an overview of the anatomy of the temporal bone and describes the most important pathologies...
  44. ncbi Otologic disease in turner syndrome
    Ingeborg J M Dhooge
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Otol Neurotol 26:145-50. 2005
    ..This study involved the assessment of the otologic and audiologic characteristics of a group of patients with Turner syndrome...
  45. ncbi Surgery of the ear and pinna
    Otto I Lanz
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Virginia Maryland Regional College
    Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 34:567-99, viii. 2004
    ..The clinical signs, diagnosis, and surgical treatment along with potential complications for each disease process are discussed...
  46. ncbi Technique crucial when evaluating children's ears
    David J Skey
    Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA, USA
    Pediatr Ann 33:858, 860. 2004
  47. ncbi [HRCT findings in congenital aural atresia]
    Mahmut Kebapci
    Osmangazi Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Radyoloji Anabilim Dali, Eskisehir
    Tani Girisim Radyol 9:47-53. 2003
    ..To define high resolution computed tomography findings in the external, middle and inner ear of patients with congenital aural atresia and to emphasize the importance of these findings in the preoperative evaluation...
  48. ncbi Outer and middle ear status and distortion product otoacoustic emissions in children with sickle cell disease
    Letitia J Walker
    East Carolina University, Greenville 27858 4353, USA
    Am J Audiol 13:164-72. 2004
    ..05). These findings suggest that increased DPOAE amplitudes for children with SCD cannot be attributed to differences in outer/middle ear function as assessed with tympanometry...
  49. ncbi The role of the external auditory canal in the development of the malleal manubrium in humans
    Shin Ichi Ishimoto
    Department of Otolaryngology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 130:913-6. 2004
    ..To determine if the external auditory canal (EAC) plays a role in the induction and proper positioning of the malleal manubrium in humans...
  50. ncbi Foreign body granuloma of the external auditory canal
    Kevin C Harris
    Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201, USA
    Pediatrics 113:e371-3. 2004
    ..External auditory canal polyps that fail to respond promptly to conservative medical therapy warrant a computed tomography scan and surgical exploration with biopsy...
  51. ncbi Pediatric external canal cholesteatoma with extensive invasion into the mastoid cavity
    Yen Fu Cheng
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, 201, Section 2, Shih Pai Road, Taipei 112, Taiwan
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 69:561-6. 2005
    ..Through thorough pre-operative evaluation and adequate surgical procedures, good outcomes can be achieved and hearing as well as facial nerve function can be preserved...
  52. ncbi Cartilaginous choristoma of the bony external auditory canal: a study of 36 cases
    Fei Peng Lee
    Department of Otolaryngology, Taipei Medical University Hospital, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 133:786-90. 2005
    ..The study goal is to present the clinical data of 36 cases of heterotopic cartilaginous mass in the bony external auditory canal and to clarify the terminology used to describe this clinical entity...
  53. ncbi Spontaneous temporomandibular joint herniation into the external auditory canal: a case report and review of the literature
    Masaomi Moriyama
    From the Department of Otolaryngology, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, Oita, Japan
    Laryngoscope 115:2174-7. 2005
    ..Case report of a man presenting with spontaneous temporomandibular joint (TMJ) herniation into the external auditory canal (EAC)...
  54. ncbi The middle ear of cleft palate patients in their early teens: a literature study and preliminary file study
    K Timmermans
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospitals Leuven, Belgium
    B-ENT 2:95-101. 2006
    ....
  55. ncbi [Middle ear tuberculosis]
    Abdellatif Oudidi
    Service d Oto Rhino Laryngologie, CHU Hassan II, Fes, Morocco
    J Otolaryngol 36:54-8. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to emphasize the difficulties of diagnosing middle ear tuberculosis because of its nonspecific symptoms and to incite the physician to seek it more frequently...
  56. ncbi Amyloidosis of the external auditory canal and middle ear: unusual ear tumor
    Heitham Gheriani
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, South Infirmary, Victoria Hospital, Cork, Ireland
    Ear Nose Throat J 86:92-3, 106. 2007
    ..We also discuss the clinical importance of this condition and its treatment...
  57. ncbi [Recommendations for treatment of retraction pockets]
    Andreas Neumann
    Laryngorhinootologie 86:92-4. 2007
  58. ncbi [Otologic sequels in velopalatine clefts. Analysis and management]
    C Paquot-Le Brun
    Service d ORL et de chirurgie cervicofaciale, CHU de Côte de Nacre, 14000 Caen, France
    Rev Stomatol Chir Maxillofac 108:357-68. 2007
    ....
  59. ncbi Beneficial auditory and cognitive effects of auditory brainstem implantation in children
    Liliana Colletti
    ENT Department, University of Verona, Italy
    Acta Otolaryngol 127:943-6. 2007
    ..The findings of the present study indicate that children with cochlear or cochlear nerve abnormalities with associated cognitive deficits should not be excluded from ABI implantation...
  60. ncbi Imaging of hearing loss
    Michele B St Martin
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Florida, PO Box 100264, 1600 SW Archer Road M228, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 41:157-78, vi-vii. 2008
    ..In general, the external auditory canal, middle ear space, mastoid, petrous apex, and otic capsule are best visualized with CT, whereas suspicion of retrocochlear pathology warrants MRI...
  61. doi In reference to The Erasmus atelectasis classification: proposal of a new classification for atelectasis of the middle ear in children
    David D Pothier
    Laryngoscope 118:380; author reply 380-1. 2008
  62. doi In reference to The Erasmus Atelectasis Classification: Proposal of a New Classification for Atelectasis of the Middle Ear in Children
    Ali Eftekharian
    Laryngoscope 118:569; author reply 569. 2008
  63. ncbi Preoperative evaluation of the congenital aural atresia on computed tomography; an analysis of the severity of the deformity of the middle ear and mastoid
    Mustafa Tasar
    Gulhane Medical School, Department of Radiology, Etlik Ankara, Turkey
    Eur J Radiol 62:97-105. 2007
    ..To compare the development of temporal bone in normal and atretic ears and to assess some radiological landmarks that could be important in the hearing restoration interventions in such patients...
  64. ncbi Middle and inner ear: improved depiction with multiplanar reconstruction of volumetric CT data
    John I Lane
    Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55902, USA
    Radiographics 26:115-24. 2006
    ....
  65. ncbi Meatoplasty keloid: a rare lesion treated with an unusual surgical approach
    N P Shine
    Department of Paediatric Otolaryngology, Princess Margaret Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    J Laryngol Otol 120:594-6. 2006
    ..Treatment was successfully performed by surgical excision, with closure of the defect using supra-keloid skin flaps, followed by serial steroid injection therapy...
  66. ncbi Middle ear gases
    J Sade
    Dept. of Otolaryngology, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Israel
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 46:355-60. 1992
    ..This study shows that both the gas diffusion between the middle ear and the blood and the flow of gas through the Eustachian tube are bidirectional processes for all the gases concerned N2, CO2, O2 as well as H2O...
  67. ncbi Pathophysiology of the Eustachian tube--relevant new aspects for the head and neck surgeon
    Susanne Sehhati-Chafai-Leuwer
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Hamburg Medical School, Germany
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 34:351-4. 2006
    ..The aim of this presentation is to depict new aspects of Eustachian tube function and to demonstrate its importance to cranio-maxillofacial surgery...
  68. ncbi Alloplastic bone cements in otologic surgery: long-term follow-up and lessons learned
    James E Saunders
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Oklahoma, Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK 73190 3048, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 135:280-5. 2006
    ..Otolaryngologists are often confronted with structural defects in the tegmen, scutum, or external auditory canal (EAC). Carbonated calcium phosphate (CCP) bone cements offer an alternative way of managing these defects...
  69. ncbi Temporal giant cell reparative granuloma: a reappraisal of pathology and imaging features
    C Reis
    Department of Neuroradiology, Hospital S Joao, Porto, Portugal
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 27:1660-2. 2006
    ..Cortical thinning and bone remodeling of the temporal squamous portion were better seen on CT. The patient underwent surgery, and the diagnosis was achieved by the correlation of imaging, histologic, and laboratory findings...
  70. ncbi Middle ear atelectasis: what causes it and how is it corrected?
    Christopher J Danner
    Otology Neurotology Skull Base Surgery, Tampa Bay Hearing and Balance Center, Tampa Bay, FL, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 39:1211-9. 2006
    ..This article explores the pathogenesis of middle ear atelectasis and explains a classification system to help the clinician determine the best course of management...
  71. ncbi [Imaging of the temporal bone]
    J D Piekarski
    J Radiol 87:1727. 2006
  72. ncbi [Temporary sensory hearing deficits after ear surgery--a retrospective analysis]
    B Schick
    Hals Nasen Ohrenklinik, Kopf und Halschirurgie, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg
    Laryngorhinootologie 86:200-5. 2007
    ..Temporary and persistent threshold shifts can occur after ear surgery. So far, only few studies deal with temporary sensory hearing deficits after ear surgery...
  73. ncbi [Advance or stabilization in the middle ear surgery]
    Tomasz Durko
    Klinika Otiatrii Katedry Otolaryngologii UM w Lodzi
    Otolaryngol Pol 60:501-6. 2006
  74. ncbi Magnetic resonance imaging of the eustachian tube cartilage
    Takeshi Oshima
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Acta Otolaryngol 128:510-4. 2008
    ....
  75. ncbi Choristoma of the middle ear: a component of a new syndrome?
    L M Buckmiller
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento 95817, USA
    Otol Neurotol 22:363-8. 2001
    ..A review of the literature revealed salivary choristomas of the middle ear to be frequently associated with branchial arch abnormalities, most commonly the second, as well as abnormalities of the facial nerve...
  76. ncbi [Lasers in otology]
    S Jovanovic
    Universitätsklinikum Benjamin Franklin der FUB, HNO Klinik mit Poliklinik, Berlin
    Laryngorhinootologie 82:S21-53. 2003
  77. ncbi Effects of partial neuromuscular blockade on facial nerve monitorization in otologic surgery
    Ahmet Kizilay
    Department of Otolaryngology, Inonu University Medical School, Turgut Ozal Medical Center, Malatya, Turkey
    Acta Otolaryngol 123:321-4. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the effects of different levels of NMB on electrical stimulation thresholds of the facial nerve during otologic surgery...
  78. ncbi Diagnostic imaging
    Dennis G Pappas
    Pappas Ear Clinic, 2937 7th Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 35:1317-63, ix. 2002
    ..General imaging principles and imaging strategies for specific pathologic conditions of the temporal bone are also discussed...
  79. ncbi Imaging of the temporal bone
    H Christian Davidson
    Veterans Affairs Salt Lake City Health Care System, University of Utah, Department of Radiology, 500 South Foothill Drive, Salt Lake City, UT 84148, USA
    Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am 10:573-613, v. 2002
    ..Classical descriptions of the temporal bone are based on its five embryologically distinct osseous components: the petrous, tympanic, mastoid, squamous, and styloid portions...
  80. ncbi Mucoepidermoid carcinoma arising from the eustachian tube and middle ear
    Young Ho Kim
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Laryngol Otol 117:202-4. 2003
    ..He received combined radiation therapy and chemotherapy and no residual or recurrent tumour was detected after two years of follow-up...
  81. ncbi Imaging of postoperative middle ear, mastoid, and external auditory canal
    Anil G Rao
    Department of Radiology, Rush Presbyterian Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Semin Ultrasound CT MR 23:460-5. 2002
  82. ncbi Ionomeric cement in the human middle ear cavity: long-term results of 23 cases
    D Kupperman
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Laryngoscope 111:306-9. 2001
    ..Therefore, it is not the first-choice material to use for obliteration or tegmen defect closure in the middle ear...
  83. ncbi [Stenosis of the external auditory canal: etiology, classification and management]
    Eugenijus Lesinskas
    Vilniaus universiteto ligonines Santariskiu klinikos Ausu nosies, gerkles ligu klinika, Vilnius
    Medicina (Kaunas) 38:963-9; quiz 1050. 2002
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  84. ncbi Hamartoma in the internal auditory canal
    Makoto Goda
    Department of Neurosurgery, Oita Medical University, 1 1 Idaigaoka, Hasama machi, Oita 879 5593, Japan
    J Clin Neurosci 10:111-3. 2003
    ..Histological diagnosis was hamartoma with cerebellar heterotopia. The concurrence of heterotopic cerebellar tissue could help to understand the pathogenesis of hamartomas...
  85. ncbi Current trends in managing chronic middle ear disease
    J Hamilton
    Department of Otolaryngology, Gloucestershire Royal Hospital, Gloucester GL1 3EE
    Hosp Med 62:673-7. 2001
    ..This reflects our lack of knowledge of the true causes of these diseases...
  86. ncbi Neuroepithelial cysts of the middle ear
    Arthur F Chen
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 112:356-60. 2003
    ..Both cases were verified with immunohistochemical stains. Neuroepithelial cysts, although rare, should be considered in the differential diagnosis of spontaneous CSF otorrhea or an epitympanic mass...
  87. ncbi Surgical intervention in middle-ear cholesterol granuloma
    Manabu Maeta
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine and Dentistry, Okayama Saiseikai General Hospital, Okayama, Japan
    J Laryngol Otol 117:344-8. 2003
    ..Although the morphological prognosis was incomplete, treatments involving at least an insertion of a ventilation tube with thorough mastoidectomy were thought to be necessary...
  88. ncbi [Comparison of hearing levels and tympanic membrane healing obtained by cartilage palisade and temporal fascia tympanoplasty techniques: preliminary results]
    Mehmet Ali Solmaz
    Department of Otolaryngology KBB Anabilim Dali, Medicine Faculty of Istanbul University, Turkey
    Kulak Burun Bogaz Ihtis Derg 9:271-4. 2002
    ..We compared the levels of hearing and tympanic membrane healing obtained by cartilage palisade and temporal fascia tympanoplasty techniques...
  89. ncbi A translation of: The scientific progress of otology in the past decennium (until late 1862) by Hermann Schwartze: pathology and therapy of the external ear
    Matthias Ohlroggen
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Goettingen, Goettingen, Germany
    Otol Neurotol 24:952-7. 2003
    ..It is hoped that this work will spark contemporary otologists not only to reflect how far we have come as a subspecialty but also to reflect what we still must accomplish as physicians and scientists...
  90. ncbi Körner's septum (petrosquamosal lamina) and chronic ear disease
    E Ozer
    Department of Otolaryngology, Faculty of Medicine, Gaziantep University, Kolejtepe, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Surg Radiol Anat 26:118-21. 2004
    ..How the removal of this anatomic impact will affect the natural course of the disease is still a question that needs further investigation...
  91. ncbi [Correlation of scanning and surgical findings in cholesteatoma]
    T Robillard
    Service d'Oto-Rhino-Laryngologie, Clinique Sainte-Elisabeth, Namur
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 46:71-5. 1992
    ..The CT-scan confirms the diagnosis of cholesteatoma, delineates the spread and serves as a guideline for surgical treatment...
  92. ncbi Congenital cholesteatoma
    M B Popli
    Neurol India 51:292-3. 2003
  93. ncbi Tympanic membrane retraction pockets. Etiology, pathogeny, treatment
    B M Ars
    Temporal Bone Foundation, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 45:265-77. 1991
    ..He analyses the preferential weakness of some well localized parts of the tympanic membrane and defends an accurate treatment to avoid this pathology...
  94. ncbi Inflammatory pseudotumor of the temporal bone
    Robert A Williamson
    Bobby R Alford Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Baylor College of Medicine and The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Otol Neurotol 24:818-22. 2003
    ..Findings from an index case are presented, and the literature is reviewed for comparison...
  95. ncbi Evaluation of hearing organ in patients with Turner syndrome
    Wojciech Gawron
    University of Wroclaw, Faculty of Medicine ENT Department, ul Chałubinskiego 2, 50 368 Wroclaw, Poland
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 72:575-9. 2008
    Hearing loss and middle ear diseases are often reported in some of Turner patients. In most of the reports hearing organ was evaluated with the use of subjective methods...
  96. ncbi Eosinophil chemoattractants in the middle ear of patients with eosinophilic otitis media
    Y Iino
    Department of Otolaryngology, Teikyo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Exp Allergy 35:1370-6. 2005
    ..It remained to be determined how eosinophils accumulate in the middle ear...
  97. ncbi Air pressure-sensing ability of the middle ear-Investigation of sensing regions and appropriate measurement conditions
    Toshifumi Sakata
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Fukuoka, School of Medicine, Nanakuma 7 45 1, Johnan ku, Fukuoka 814 0180, Japan
    Auris Nasus Larynx 36:393-9. 2009
    To study the association between ear diseases and the ability of the middle ear to sense air pressure changes, we elucidated the appropriate conditions for measurements and confirmed the pressure-sensing regions while quantitatively ..
  98. ncbi Hearing loss as a sequel of secretory and acute otitis media as reflected by audiometric screening of Swedish conscripts
    Ingrid Augustsson
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Orebro University Hospital, S 70185 Orebro, Sweden
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 70:703-10. 2006
    ..The aim of the present study is to find out if a history of secretory otitis media (SOM) up to 14 years of age or acute otitis media (AOM) up to 4 years of age affects hearing at conscription in an age cohort of Swedish boys...
  99. ncbi Visualization of endolymphatic hydrops in patients with Meniere's disease
    Tsutomu Nakashima
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Laryngoscope 117:415-20. 2007
    ..Intratympanic administration of steroids has also been used to treat sudden sensorineural hearing loss. We attempted to visualize how the intratympanically administered drug enters the inner ear...
  100. ncbi Magnitude of impacted earwax in Oman, its impact on hearing impairment and economic burden of earwax on health services
    Mazin Al Khabori
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery and Communication Disorders, Al Nahdha Hospital, Muscat, Oman
    Indian J Med Sci 61:278-85. 2007
    ..Wax in ear canal causes a sizeable burden on resources of health services to a country...
  101. ncbi Evaluation of eardrum laser doppler interferometry as a diagnostic tool
    A M Huber
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital of Zurich, Frauenklinikstrasse, CH 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    Laryngoscope 111:501-7. 2001
    ..Although LDI has been widely used in research, it has not yet been introduced into clinical practice as an adjunctive test for otological workup. The aim of this study was to evaluate LDI as a diagnostic tool in the clinical sphere...

Research Grants35

  1. Ear Biomechanics for Restoration of Hearing
    RONG GAN; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..comprehensive FE model of the human ear into clinical tympanometry, a diagnostic tool commonly used on middle ear diseases, and laser Doppler interferometry, a potential clinical tool for diagnosis of conductive hearing loss, can ..
  2. Middle-ear Mechanics in Normal and Pathological Ears
    John J Rosowski; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Middle ear diseases, such as chronic otitis media and otosclerosis, which affect over 30 million people in the U.S...
  3. Deciphering the Usher I protein interactome using a genetic approach
    Qing Y Zheng; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Hair cell replacement or regeneration therapies have not really solved the deafness problem of ear diseases. An alternative to replacing lost hair cells is to prevent their loss in the first place, which is a ..
  4. Biomechanical Measurement and Modeling of Normal and Diseased Middle Ears
    Rong Z Gan; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The mechanical properties of soft tissues change in middle ear diseases such as otitis media...
  5. The Otopathology of Hearing Loss: Genotype-Phenotype Correlation in Human TB
    Fred H Linthicum; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Correlating otopathological analysis with genetic screening for existing syndromic and non-syndromic inner ear diseases is the goal of the House Ear Institute's contribution to the NIDCD's Otopathology Research ..
  6. Investigations of Human Auditory Mechanics
    Hideko Heidi Nakajima; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: This grant addresses mechanisms and treatments of middle- and inner-ear diseases that are common causes of hearing loss...
  7. Innovative therapy for diseases of the middle ear
    Allen F Ryan; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The proposed research will lead to an entirely novel paradigm for the treatment of middle ear diseases. Transtympanic drug delivery would achieve higher middle ear drug levels and avoid side- or off-target effects, ..
  8. Cell and Molecular Analysis of Human Temporal Bones
    Fred H Linthicum; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..from the human temporal bones, thereby allowing elucidation of the mechanisms involved in the pathogenesis of ear diseases at the molecular level...
  9. SENSORY IMPAIRMENT IN OLDER ADULTS--A PILOT STUDY
    David Lee; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..study to determine the prevalence of sensory impairment, multiple sensory impairment and disabling eye and ear diseases in a population-based sample of African-American...
  10. Transcriptome and Proteome Analysis of Mouse Inner Ears
    Qing Zheng; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..to be collected in this project will be useful for developing strategies for prevention and treatment of human ear diseases. Genes, proteins and their molecular pathways identified in this proposed research are potential targets of ..
  11. Middle Ear Mechanics in Research and Otology 2009 Conference
    Sunil Puria; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Collaborations between these different groups of researchers and practitioners will, as has been shown to be the case in past, lead to improvements in diagnosis and therapy of middle ear diseases.
  12. Development of Improved Earphone for Hearing Testing
    Robert Margolis; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..In this project an earphone is being developed that can be used in both automated and manual testing and will significantly increase the efficiency, accuracy, and accessibility. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  13. Automated Test of Word Recognition - Phase II
    Robert Margolis; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..A pilot study will test the method on a Spanish-language speech-recognition test. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  14. RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN ALLERGIC RHINITIS AND SINUSITIS
    Fuad Baroody; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This will hopefully help to improve our therapeutic modalities for this enigmatic illness that affects millions of Americans every year. ..
  15. Herpesviruses in Vestibular Neuritis
    JEFFREY VRABEC; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This information can help determine why some individuals with latent virus in the vestibular ganglion develop clinical symptoms due to reactivation and some do not. ..
  16. MEASUREMENT OF VESTIBULAR FUNCTION IN MENIERE'S DISEASE
    Steven Rauch; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  17. The Effects of Resveratrol on Presbyacusis
    Michael Seidman; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Furthermore, these data will provide novel strategies to impart greater wellness in the elderly population and perhaps have a positive effect on health care expenses. ..
  18. Pneumococcal immunization through a novel mechanism
    Richard Malley; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  19. Data Coordinating Center for Sleep Heart Health
    Marie Diener West; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  20. Pneumolysin, Innate and Acquired Immunity to Pneumococci
    Richard Malley; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The establishment of a link between the innate and the acquired arm of the immune response to pneumococcus may provide a better understanding of the mechanisms by which immunity to pneumococcus is acquired. ..
  21. Sudden Hearing Loss Multicenter Treatment Trial
    Steven Rauch; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Thus the results of this study will have significant impact on evidence-based clinical practice guidelines for management of SSNHL. This application is for the collaborating Clinical Coordinating Center (CCC). ..
  22. FUNCTIONAL GENOMICS OF HEARING
    Zheng Yi Chen; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..1, and should establish a model for studying hair cell development controlled by other transcription factors such as Math1. ..
  23. Mitochondrial Myopathy and Sideroblastic Anemia
    Nathan Fischel Ghodsian; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  24. Acylation as an Approach to Enhance the Cancer Preventive Effect of EGCG
    Shengmin Sang; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..2. To determine the bioavailability and efficacy of acylated EGCG in the prevention of ACF formation in the AOM-treated mouse model. ..
  25. MOLECULAR BASIS OF MATERNALLY TRANSMITTED DEAFNESS
    Nathan Fischel Ghodsian; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  26. MOLECULAR BASIS OF VESTIBULAR EFFERENT FUNCTION
    P Ashley Wackym; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  27. Vestibular Recovery after Intratympanic Gentamicin
    John Carey; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Furthermore, the mechanisms of vestibular recovery may help us understand the potential for the inner ear to recover from a variety of injuries. ..
  28. MITOCHONDRIAL TRANSLATION AND HEARING IMPAIRMENT
    Nathan Fischel Ghodsian; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  29. The World Congress on Chromosome Abnormalities
    Jannine Cody; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This application seeks funding for the Scientific Sessions of the World Congress on Chromosome Abnormalities, to be held in June of 2004 in San Antonio, Texas. ..
  30. VESTIBULAR EFFECTS OF INTRATYMPANIC GENTAMICIN
    John Carey; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Johns Hopkins is uniquely suited to this training because it has a core group devoted to vestibular research, and the mentor's laboratory has successfully used all of the techniques required. ..
  31. Biomechanical Evaluation of Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
    Samir N Ghadiali; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This information is vital to the development of novel treatment therapies that seek to restore normal ET function in patients with OM. ..
  32. Identification of Dosage Sensitive Genes on 18q
    Jannine Cody; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Furthermore, it will begin to piece together the genotypic components that combine to generate the full phenotype of a child with an 18q deletion. ..
  33. Evalution of Vestibular Function in Meniere's Disease
    John Carey; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Comparisons of angular and translational VOR deficits after intratympanic gentamicin should demonstrate whether or not the utricle is less susceptible than the semicircular canals to intratympanic gentamicin. ..