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    Solitary Plasmacytoma of bilateral temporal bone in a patient with multiple myeloma

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-1759.000211

    Published On: November 06, 2019 | Pages: 111 - 113

    Author(s): Nouf Albakheet*, Elaf Essa, Yazeed Al-Shawi and Khabti Almuhanna
    Introduction: Plasmacytomas are tumors that results from monoclonal proliferation of plasma cells. Disseminated form is called Multiple Myeloma (MM) which is characterized by multiple lytic bone lesions on imaging and monoclonal gammopathy. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    CCrISP course-Care of critically Ill surgical patient: A critical educational evaluation of the curriculum

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    Published On: November 06, 2019 | Pages: 107 - 110

    Author(s): Sofi a Anastasiadou*
    Introduction: Education is a progressing and changing sector of all sciences. Especially in Medicine and Surgery, education has been evolving rapidly the past century and the changes are evident in strategies, methods, evaluation and assessment. Simulation, 3D encounters and small group sessions are replacing books, long exams and large group teaching lectures in an a ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Auditory temporal resolution remains intact in low-frequency hearing loss: A case study

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-1759.000209

    Published On: November 05, 2019 | Pages: 102 - 106

    Author(s): Andrew Stuart*
    Objective: To explore the hypothesis that a low-frequency hearing loss would not significantly impair an individual’s auditory temporal resolution performance. Background: Listeners with high-frequency sensorineural hearing loss demonstrate poorer temporal resolution performance. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Clinical Tools to diagnose Eustachian tube Dysfunction in patients with a normal tympanic membrane exam and a type A tympanogram

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-1759.000208

    Published On: November 05, 2019 | Pages: 099 - 101

    Author(s): Roya Azadarmaki*
    Objective: Obstructive Eustachian tube dysfunction, a form of Eustachian tube dilatory dysfunction, can be a challenge to diagnose in individuals with classic Eustachian tube dysfunction symptoms but a normal tympanic membrane exam and tympanogram. The purpose of this article is to outline techniques that can be used by the otolaryngologist to evaluate patient’s under ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Correction of maxillary hypoplasia using modifi cation of Anterior maxillary distraction device in a patient with Binder’s Syndrome- Case report

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-1759.000207

    Published On: October 28, 2019 | Pages: 095 - 098

    Author(s): Mathew PC, Rohini Kanitkar*, Arun Ramaiah and Hermann Sailer
    This is the case report of a 20year old female, affected by Binders Syndrome reported to our hospital and was operated for maxillary hypoplasia using modifi cations of the standard Anterior Maxillary Distraction (AMD) device. This helped in rehabilitation of the patients anterior and lateral profi les; thereby giving a satisfactory cosmetic appearance to the patient. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Choristoma of the vestibular nerve: Should it influence our management of vestibular Schwannoma- Case report and review of the literature

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-1759.000206

    Published On: October 24, 2019 | Pages: 091 - 094

    Author(s): Talal Aboud*, Ghaith Aboud, Rami O Almefty, Kaith K Almefty, Rebecca D Folkerth and Ossama Al-Mefty
    Background and Importance: Choristomas of the internal auditory canal and cerebellopontine angle are rare, non-neoplastic lesions that mimic vestibular schwannomas and may subsequently be subject to treatment by surgical resection or radiosurgery. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    The use of myofascial techniques (dry needle) for the treatment of maintained muscule contraction in peripheral facial palsy sequelae

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-1759.000205

    Published On: September 11, 2019 | Pages: 088 - 090

    Author(s): ML Navarrete*, ML Torrent, D Issa and J Salazar
    Introduction: Based on the clinical and neurophysiologic similarities between the myofascial pain and the facial palsy’s maintained muscle contraction, we considered treating the latter with dry needling the trigger points found in the physical examination. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    The long term effects of firearm injuries on special senses

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-1759.000204

    Published On: August 19, 2019 | Pages: 083 - 087

    Author(s): Shrinivas Chavan*, Rakesh Waghmare, Vinayak Kurle and Archana Sylendran
    Introduction: Special senses are group of sensory organs that help us to connect with external environment by various modes of elements like sound, sight, touch and smell. Any damage to these organs though may not be physically handicapping but can affect the quality of life of any individual. Bullet injuries to the head and neck region are life-threatening and demand ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Middle ear problems in children with cleft palate: A cross-sectional study

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-1759.000203

    Published On: August 19, 2019 | Pages: 078 - 082

    Author(s): Frederick Dochy*, Eva Vanheule, Els De Leenheer and Helen Van Hoecke
    Background: Cleft lip and/or palate is the most common congenital craniofacial anomaly. Otitis media with effusion is almost universally present in young children with a cleft palate. OME results in a conductive hearing loss and -if persistent- often requires the placement of ventilation tubes or adjustment of hearing aids in selected cases. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Paraneoplastic Neurological Syndrome with Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy in Tonsil Cancer patient

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-1759.000200

    Published On: July 17, 2019 | Pages: 065 - 068

    Author(s): Tena Simunjak1*, Boris Filipovic2, Irena Pirkl2 and Boris Simunjak2
    Objective: To describe a rare case of a paraneoplastic neurological syndrome associated with tonsillar squamous cell carcinoma. Design: Case report. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Woakes’ syndrome: Report of a rare case

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-1759.000099

    Published On: July 08, 2019 | Pages: 062 - 064

    Author(s): Amar Hazwan1, Shi Nee T1,2* and Syed Zaifullah Syed Hamzah1,3
    Woakes’ syndrome, fi rst described by Woakes in 1885, also better known as ethmoiditis, is a rare condition causing disfi gured facial appearance by extensive nasal polyposis growth in the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses. The etiology remains poorly understood. Severe nasal polyposis can exert chronic pressure and eventually cause deformities of the nose and face ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Ganglioneuroma of the neck: A case report

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-1759.000098

    Published On: June 28, 2019 | Pages: 059 - 061

    Author(s): Ilknur Haberal Can*, Yunus Kantekin, Betul Aytekin, Serdar Yanik and Kivanc Atilgan
    Objectives: An unusual left parapharyngeal ganglioneuroma case was discussed in the context of diagnostic difficulties, surgical tricks and Horner syndrome as a main surgical complication. Methods: The patient presented with a painless neck mass. Fine needle aspiration did not give any clue regarding diagnosis. The mass was removed totally by a challenging surgery. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Titanium Septum Plate: A novel technique to straighten and to stabilize the Nasal Septum using a Modified Titanium Breathe-Implant

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-1759.000097

    Published On: June 26, 2019 | Pages: 055 - 058

    Author(s): Daniel F àWengen*
    Importance: The cartilagineous nasal septum remains a difficult structure to straighten and to stabilize as it tends to bend. Recurrence of an asymmetric and bent septum is a frequent complain in patients as it may lead to asymmetric nasal breathing and/or aesthetic asymmetries of the shape of the nose. Objective: To investigate a novel technique: the implantation of ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Quality of sleep in patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Hypopnea Syndrome

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-1759.000096

    Published On: June 13, 2019 | Pages: 050 - 054

    Author(s): Vanessa Souza Gigoski de Miranda*, Katielle Rech Moleta and Deisi Cristina Gollo Marques Vidor
    Objective: To correlate sleep quality with the severity of the patient's effort to polysomnography. Methods: A random sample of 15 adult patients of both genders, aged 29-68 years, who were referred for polysomnography examination at a hospital in the city of Porto Alegre / RS, Brazil, were randomly selected. In addition, all the patients in the sample received a Spe ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Epidemiological factors in patients with larynx cancer treated by surgery, radiotherapy or therapeutic associations

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-1759.000095

    Published On: May 08, 2019 | Pages: 043 - 049

    Author(s): Gustavo Henrique Barbosa Nunes Da Silva, Michelle Gomes Miranda, Débora Souza Rodrigues, Geralda Rodrigues De Souza, Christiana Vargas Ribeiro*
    The aim of this research was to analyze the influence of epidemiological factors in patients with laryngeal carcinoma treated by surgery, radiotherapy or therapeutic associations. A quantitative retrospective analysis was performed, based on a master's thesis, of 34 individuals with this pathology, taking into consideration: gender, age, life habits and type of treatm ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Cystic cervical lymph nodes metastasis revealing a papillary carcinoma of the thyroid gland: A case report

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-1759.000094

    Published On: April 30, 2019 | Pages: 040 - 042

    Author(s): Diouf MS*, Thiam A, Maïga S, Deguenonvo REA, Diop A, Barry MW and Diouf R
    Cystic cervical lymph nodes are a rare anatomo-clinical form. They are a typical presentation of metastasis of cancers of the waldeyer ring in particular those of the palatine tonsil. Nevertheless, they may reveal a papillary carcinoma of the thyroid even though the thyroid gland is clinically normal. In this case the combination of ultrasound and fine needle aspirati ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Is there any association between Nasal Polyposis and Osteoma? A retrospective analysis of incidence of Paranasal Sinus Osteoma among 600 patients treated for Nasal Polyposis

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-1759.000093

    Published On: April 09, 2019 | Pages: 035 - 039

    Author(s): Stefano Di Girolamo, Barbara Flora*, Francesco Maria Passali, Roberta Di Mauro, Federica Martino, Emanuela Fuccillo and Pier Giorgio Giacomini
    Osteoma is a rare benign lesion of the skull, with an incidence of 0.6% of all benign tumours of paranasal sinuses. It is commonly asymptomatic, and mostly diagnosed incidentally at the imaging. The most frequent disturbs are: headache, nasal discharge and symptoms of inflammation. Osteoma is often associated with nasal polyposis and mucocele, which are usually consi ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    The effect of Bilateral Thyroplasty on swallowing for Presbylaryngis

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-1759.000092

    Published On: March 14, 2019 | Pages: 031 - 034

    Author(s): Che Hung Kuo, Hsing Mei Wu, Clint Tanner Allen, Yih Jeng Tsai, Chu Chun Huang and Chia Jung Lee*
    Presbylaryngis is defined as age-related structural changes of the vocal folds. Aging results in ossification of the laryngeal skeleton, arthritis of the cricoarytenoid and cricothyroid joints, and structural changes to the superficial layer of the lamina propria that results in true vocal fold bowing [1]. Patients with presbylaryngis often present with symptoms of g ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Short term subjective outcomes of lateral fracture as a complementary treatment of coblation turbinoplasty in traumatized nose

    DOI Logo 10.17352/aor.000091

    Published On: March 01, 2019 | Pages: 026 - 030

    Author(s): Pier Giorgio Giacomini*, Francesco Maria Passali, Barbara Flora, Valentina Rosati and Stefano Di Girolamo
    Inferior turbinate compensatory hypertrophy is a common condition found in post-traumatic septal deviation. In literature several approaches are described for treating turbinates enlargment. We conduct a retrospective study on two group of 43 and 48 patients mached for age and sex that underwent to rino-septo-turbinoplasty from January 2011 to January 2013. First grou ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Analysis of headache outcomes in patients treated with nasal and sinus surgery

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    Published On: February 28, 2019 | Pages: 020 - 025

    Author(s): Peter J Catalano*, Melinda V Davis and Brendan G Fennessy
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    Diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging with echo-planar and non-echo-planar (PROPELLER) techniques in the clinical evaluation of cholesteatoma

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-1759.000089

    Published On: February 11, 2019 | Pages: 014 - 019

    Author(s): María Dolores Moreno-Ramos*, Miguel Olivencia Pérez, Juan Antonio Ibáñez Rodríguez, Mª José Gómez Galán and Francisco Javier Ramos Medrano
    Background: Diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging (DWI) is an alternative to second-look surgery for the detection of cholesteatoma. Purpose: To assess the utility of DWI with echo-planar (EPI-DWI) and non-echo-planar (PROPELLER) sequences for the diagnosis of primary and recurrent cholesteatoma. Materials and methods: A prospective study of 33 ears, 21 wit ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Clinical prognostic index for tympanoplasty (PRIT) in Pediatric patients

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-1759.000088

    Published On: February 05, 2019 | Pages: 008 - 013

    Author(s): Sevilla DY, Rivas RR, Mendoza SM, Hernandez AM, Boronat EN, Aguirre MH and Mendoza SA
    Objetive: Pediatric myringoplasty surgical failure reported is generally attributed to different factors. The purpose of this study is to develop a clinical index based on some of these factors, which will allow surgical prognosis to be predicted. Methods: This was a cohort study of 148 patients who underwent myringoplasty and received a 6-month follow-up during the ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Effect of Staphylococcus aureus on the NLRP3 inflammasome, caspase-1 and IL-1β expression in the nasal epithelial cells in chronic rhinosinusitis

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-1759.000087

    Published On: January 16, 2019 | Pages: 001 - 007

    Author(s): Amanj Saber*, Rashida Hussain, Sravya Sowdamini Nakka and Svante Hugosson
    Background: Chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) is an inflammatory disease. Excessive NLRP3 inflammasome activation and it’s downstream responses, plays a role in the pathogenesis of CRS. The context and purpose of the study: The aim of the study was to elucidate the effect of Staphylococcus aureus and budesonide on the mRNA expression and the biologic role (caspase-1 acti ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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