Otolaryngologists answer questions on cochlear implants, HPV vaccination, subglottic stenosis management, and tracheostomy.
Practice Focus » Otology/Neurotology
SARS-CoV-2 can infect human inner ear cell types, and this infection may underlie COVID-19–associated problems with hearing and balance.
Expert physician panelists shared their advice on the many ways of surgically repairing a hole in the eardrum at a session during the 2022 Triological Society Combined Sections Meeting.
How vestibular schwannoma (VS) position relative to the internal auditory canal (IAC) axis can be used along with tumor size to predict postoperative facial outcomes.
Most patients with chronic Eustachian tube dysfunction (ETD) fail intranasal corticosteroid treatment.
Patients receiving or pursuing long-term disability insurance or legal claims did not improve from chronic dizziness and diizziness catastrophizing compared to those who were not.
An otolaryngological review is suggested if clinical examination detects ontological signs or symptoms.
There is insufficient evidence to support the use of corticosteroids in managing acute vestibular neuritis in adults.
Growing vestibular schwannomas (VSs) show higher signal intensities on Gd-enhanced MRIs and, therefore, measuring signal intensity of VS on Gd-enhanced MRI may aid in predicting VS growth.