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Olfactory Dysfunction and Olfactory Bulb Volume Reduction in Patients with Leprosy
To ascertain the level and rate of olfactory dysfunction in patients with leprosy and to determine whether olfactory bulb volume is affected by the pathophysiology. Olfactory bulb (OB) volume, measured using magnetic ...
Structural characteristics of septal cartilage and mucoperichondrium
Aim: During nasal septum surgery, elevation of mucoperichondrium from the anterior nasal septum may be more difficult than from the medial and posterior septum. This study aimed to evaluate any histological structural ...
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 ...
Can Oxidative Stress Parameters Be Used as Biomarkers for the Discrimination of Malignant Head and Neck Tumors
Objective: In this study the authors have investigated oxidative stress parameters in sera and tissues, and evaluated their significance for the differentiation of malignant and benign tumors.
Effects of Smoking on healthy oral mucosa: a red-green-blue (photographic) evaluation
Aim: The aim of this study was to compare normal looking oral mucosa of smokers and non-smokers by means of a photographic technique.
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 ...
Effect of Submucosal Mesna Application on Mucoperichondrial Elevation in Septoplasty
Objective: It was revealed that the thiol compound named mesna chemically softens the connective tissue with submucosal injection, and facilitates the endoscopic submucosal dissection. The authors aimed to investigate the ...
Effect of the premedication with oral clonidine on surgical comfort in patients undergoing fess due to advanced nasal polyposis: A randomized double blind clinical trial
Objective: The objective of this randomized double blind study was to evaluate effect of the premedication with oral clonidine on blood pressure, cleaning of surgical site and bleeding in the ESS performed due to advanced NP.
Evaluation of the nasal contractility capacity in postmenopausal women
Objective: The aim of this study was to objectively compare nasal contractility in premenopausal and postmenopausal patients by means of rhinomanometry, acoustic rhinometry, and peak inspiratory nasal flow.