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Tension pneumocephalus: an extremely small defect leading to an extremely serious problem
Background: Pneumocephalus is a pathology characterized by air influx into the intracranial region. It may occur after head trauma and rarely after endoscopic sinus surgery. As the amount of air increases, this can cause ...
Dorsal Approach to Septum in External Septorhinoplasty
Objective: During external septorhinoplasty, access from the caudal septum into subperichondrial space often poses difficulties and challenges for proper elevation of the mucoperichondrial flap. The dorsal and caudal ...
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 ...
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 ...
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.
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.
Effect of Radiofrequency on DNA Damage and Oxidative Status in Patients with Turbinate Hypertrophy.
The radiofrequency devices that are used generate radiofrequency in the frequency range of 1.5 and 2.5 MHz. This study aims to demonstrate whether systematic oxidative status and DNA are influenced in this frequency range. ...
Otoacoustic Emission Responses of the Cochlea to Acute and Total Ischemia
In the present experimental study, we sought to monitor distortion product otoacoustic emissions (DPOAEs) as an indicator of cochlear function, after sudden, total, and irreversible interruption of cochlear blood flow, ...