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Split Cartilage Resection of Nasal Dome: A Solution to Ptotic Nasal Tips
Objective: In ptotic noses, it is rather difficult to achieve the intended functional and cosmetic result without modifying the alar cartilage and creating a new nasal tip. The split cartilage resection method was intended ...
How Deleterious Is Facial Nerve Dissection for the Facial Nerve in Parotid Surgery: An Electrophysiological Evaluation
Objective: This study was conducted to investigate subclinical electrophysiological deleterious effect due to microtrauma to the nerve in response to the dissection of a tumor and parotid tissue from the facial nerve and ...
Dynamometric Analysis of Normative Auricular Stiffness and Comparison With Operated Prominent Ears
Aim:Stiffness of the auricular cartilage is the main determining factor for the choice of operative technique of the prominent ear deformity. The aim of this study is to evaluate the stiffness of normal appearing ears ...
Percutaneous Adjustable Closed Otoplasty for Prominent Ear Deformity
Objective: The aim of this study is to follow longitudinally the prominent ears treated by percutaneous adjustable closed otoplasty (PACO) and evaluate this procedure in terms of technical efficiency, recurrence, complications, ...
Analgesic effect of magnesium in post-tonsillectomy patients: a prospective randomised clinical trial
The aim of this study was to assess the analgesic, bleeding and nausea/vomiting effects of magnesium with and without metamizol on post-tonsillectomy patients. This prospective and randomised clinical trial included 54 ...
Total antioxidant status and oxidative stress in recurrent aphthous stomatitis
BackgroundRecurrent aphthous stomatitis is an idiopathic, chronic, recurrent inflammatory disease of the oral mucosa. It is thought that oxidative stress caused by systemic inflammation plays a basic role in the etiopathogenesis ...
Effect of nasal antihistamine on secretory IgA in nasal lavage of rats
The humoral IgA is an immunoglobulin which plays a defensive role for organisms on mucosal surfaces. Today, intranasal antihistamines are effectively used in the treatment of allergic rhinitis. In our study, the effect of ...
Efficacy of nasal corticosteroid in preventing regrowth after adenoidectomy
Objective: One of the most frequent reasons of nasal obstruction and sleep apnea in pediatrics is adenoid hypertrophy. Remaining adenoid tissue can reoccur following hypertrophied adenoid removal and a second operation may ...
RGB Measurements From Endoscopic Photography as a New and Objective Diagnostic Method for Chronic Tonsillitis
Purpose: This study assessed the diagnostic role of a digital photographic assessment of chronic tonsillitis. This study was performed at a tertiary referral center.