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An Evaluation of the Protective Effects of Thymoquinone on Amikacin-Induced Ototoxicity in Rats
Objectives. In this study we investigated the probable protective effects of thymoquinone on amikacin-induced ototoxicity in rats. Methods. Thirty-two healthy rats were divided into four groups (amikacin, amikacin+thymoquinone, ...
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 ...
A randomized prospective trial of a novel device for measuring perforation size during inlay -butterfly- myringoplasty
Aim: This study introduces a new device to facilitate perforation size measurement during -butterfly- myringoplasty. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the use of -otological compass- on short-term results of inlay ...
Schwannoma of the Servical Vagus with Intrathoracic Extension
Schwannomas are the rare benign tumors of the neck. Patients developing from the brachial plexus and cervical truncus and extending to the posterior mediastinum have been reported, but for the first time the following case ...
Evaluation of the protective effect of Botulinum toxin type A injection on otitis media with effusion
Objective: This study makes an analysis of the effect of Botulinum toxin type A on otitis media with effusion in rats.
Thermal effects of cold light sources used in otologic surgery
The objective of this study was to investigate the thermal effects of cold light sources and endoscopes on the inner ear. 25 male guinea pigs were assigned equally to five groups (1: Halogen-1 min, 2: Halogen-5 min, 3: ...
Effect of Postrhinoplasty Taping on Postoperative Edema and Nasal Draping A Randomized Clinical Trial
BACKGROUND Edema persists for months after rhinoplasty. Numerous modalities have been described to counteract postoperative edema.
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, ...