Intraoperative endoscopic surveillance was particularly useful in evaluating the epitympanum, mesotympanum, sinus tympani, and supratubal air cells.
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Sialendoscopy is a diagnosis and treatment alternative to traditional management of RAIS, which consists of medical therapy, overthe- counter sialagogues, and prescription medications.
ABI remains the standard option for surgical hearing rehabilitation in NF2, but peak performance is generally lower than that achievable with CIs.
Upfront sialendoscopy is more cost-effective compared to medicalbmanagement–ultrasound.
This systematic review identified a 22-item common symptom set that can be used to create an evidence-based patient-reported outcome measure to evaluate health-related quality of life in SCDS.
Successes include benefits in speech perception abilities significantly better than those in the preoperative best-aided condition.
Otolaryngologists wrote nearly 1 million days’ worth of opioids to Medicare beneficiaries in 2015.