Ear Diseases: Pathological processes of the ear, the hearing, and the equilibrium system of the body.Labyrinth Diseases: Pathological processes of the inner ear (LABYRINTH) which contains the essential apparatus of hearing (COCHLEA) and balance (SEMICIRCULAR CANALS).Ear, Middle: The space and structures directly internal to the TYMPANIC MEMBRANE and external to the inner ear (LABYRINTH). Its major components include the AUDITORY OSSICLES and the EUSTACHIAN TUBE that connects the cavity of middle ear (tympanic cavity) to the upper part of the throat.Ear, Inner: The essential part of the hearing organ consists of two labyrinthine compartments: the bony labyrinthine and the membranous labyrinth. The bony labyrinth is a complex of three interconnecting cavities or spaces (COCHLEA; VESTIBULAR LABYRINTH; and SEMICIRCULAR CANALS) in the TEMPORAL BONE. Within the bony labyrinth lies the membranous labyrinth which is a complex of sacs and tubules (COCHLEAR DUCT; SACCULE AND UTRICLE; and SEMICIRCULAR DUCTS) forming a continuous space enclosed by EPITHELIUM and connective tissue. These spaces are filled with LABYRINTHINE FLUIDS of various compositions.Otoscopy: Examination of the EAR CANAL and eardrum with an OTOSCOPE.Ear: The hearing and equilibrium system of the body. It consists of three parts: the EXTERNAL EAR, the MIDDLE EAR, and the INNER EAR. Sound waves are transmitted through this organ where vibration is transduced to nerve signals that pass through the ACOUSTIC NERVE to the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM. The inner ear also contains the vestibular organ that maintains equilibrium by transducing signals to the VESTIBULAR NERVE.Otitis Media: Inflammation of the MIDDLE EAR including the AUDITORY OSSICLES and the EUSTACHIAN TUBE.Eustachian Tube: A narrow passageway that connects the upper part of the throat to the TYMPANIC CAVITY.Otitis Media with Effusion: Inflammation of the middle ear with a clear pale yellow-colored transudate.Tympanic Membrane: An oval semitransparent membrane separating the external EAR CANAL from the tympanic cavity (EAR, MIDDLE). It contains three layers: the skin of the external ear canal; the core of radially and circularly arranged collagen fibers; and the MUCOSA of the middle ear.Otitis: Inflammation of the ear, which may be marked by pain (EARACHE), fever, HEARING DISORDERS, and VERTIGO. Inflammation of the external ear is OTITIS EXTERNA; of the middle ear, OTITIS MEDIA; of the inner ear, LABYRINTHITIS.Otitis Media, Suppurative: Inflammation of the middle ear with purulent discharge.Tympanic Membrane Perforation: A temporary or persistent opening in the eardrum (TYMPANIC MEMBRANE). Clinical signs depend on the size, location, and associated pathological condition.Acoustic Impedance Tests: Objective tests of middle ear function based on the difficulty (impedance) or ease (admittance) of sound flow through the middle ear. These include static impedance and dynamic impedance (i.e., tympanometry and impedance tests in conjunction with intra-aural muscle reflex elicitation). This term is used also for various components of impedance and admittance (e.g., compliance, conductance, reactance, resistance, susceptance).Audiometry: The testing of the acuity of the sense of hearing to determine the thresholds of the lowest intensity levels at which an individual can hear a set of tones. The frequencies between 125 and 8000 Hz are used to test air conduction thresholds and the frequencies between 250 and 4000 Hz are used to test bone conduction thresholds.Otologic Surgical Procedures: Surgery performed on the external, middle, or internal ear.Hearing Disorders: Conditions that impair the transmission of auditory impulses and information from the level of the ear to the temporal cortices, including the sensorineural pathways.Ear, External: The outer part of the hearing system of the body. It includes the shell-like EAR AURICLE which collects sound, and the EXTERNAL EAR CANAL, the TYMPANIC MEMBRANE, and the EXTERNAL EAR CARTILAGES.Hearing Loss, Sensorineural: Hearing loss resulting from damage to the COCHLEA and the sensorineural elements which lie internally beyond the oval and round windows. These elements include the AUDITORY NERVE and its connections in the BRAINSTEM.Hearing Loss: A general term for the complete or partial loss of the ability to hear from one or both ears.Ear Canal: The narrow passage way that conducts the sound collected by the EAR AURICLE to the TYMPANIC MEMBRANE.Autoimmune Diseases: Disorders that are characterized by the production of antibodies that react with host tissues or immune effector cells that are autoreactive to endogenous peptides.Ear Ossicles: A mobile chain of three small bones (INCUS; MALLEUS; STAPES) in the TYMPANIC CAVITY between the TYMPANIC MEMBRANE and the oval window on the wall of INNER EAR. Sound waves are converted to vibration by the tympanic membrane then transmitted via these ear ossicles to the inner ear.Ear Neoplasms: Tumors or cancer of any part of the hearing and equilibrium system of the body (the EXTERNAL EAR, the MIDDLE EAR, and the INNER EAR).Ear Auricle: The shell-like structure projects like a little wing (pinna) from the side of the head. Ear auricles collect sound from the environment.Cholesteatoma, Middle Ear: A mass of KERATIN-producing squamous EPITHELIUM that resembles an inverted (suck-in) bag of skin in the MIDDLE EAR. It arises from the eardrum (TYMPANIC MEMBRANE) and grows into the MIDDLE EAR causing erosion of EAR OSSICLES and MASTOID that contains the INNER EAR.Turner Syndrome: A syndrome of defective gonadal development in phenotypic females associated with the karyotype 45,X (or 45,XO). Patients generally are of short stature with undifferentiated GONADS (streak gonads), SEXUAL INFANTILISM, HYPOGONADISM, webbing of the neck, cubitus valgus, elevated GONADOTROPINS, decreased ESTRADIOL level in blood, and CONGENITAL HEART DEFECTS. NOONAN SYNDROME (also called Pseudo-Turner Syndrome and Male Turner Syndrome) resembles this disorder; however, it occurs in males and females with a normal karyotype and is inherited as an autosomal dominant.BooksNose: A part of the upper respiratory tract. It contains the organ of SMELL. The term includes the external nose, the nasal cavity, and the PARANASAL SINUSES.Allied Health Occupations: Occupations of medical personnel who are not physicians, and are qualified by special training and, frequently, by licensure to work in supporting roles in the health care field. These occupations include, but are not limited to, medical technology, physical therapy, physician assistant, etc.Th2 Cells: Subset of helper-inducer T-lymphocytes which synthesize and secrete the interleukins IL-4, IL-5, IL-6, and IL-10. These cytokines influence B-cell development and antibody production as well as augmenting humoral responses.Th1 Cells: Subset of helper-inducer T-lymphocytes which synthesize and secrete interleukin-2, gamma-interferon, and interleukin-12. Due to their ability to kill antigen-presenting cells and their lymphokine-mediated effector activity, Th1 cells are associated with vigorous delayed-type hypersensitivity reactions.Lateral Medullary Syndrome: INFARCTION of the dorsolateral aspect of MEDULLA OBLONGATA in the BRAIN STEM. It is caused by occlusion of the VERTEBRAL ARTERY and/or the posterior inferior cerebellar artery. Clinical manifestations vary with the size of infarction, but may include loss of pain and temperature sensation in the ipsilateral face and contralateral body below the chin; ipsilateral HORNER SYNDROME; ipsilateral ATAXIA; DYSARTHRIA; VERTIGO; nausea, hiccup; dysphagia; and VOCAL CORD PARALYSIS. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p801)Dermatoglyphics: The study of the patterns of ridges of the skin of the fingers, palms, toes, and soles.Eyelids: Each of the upper and lower folds of SKIN which cover the EYE when closed.Supination: Applies to movements of the forearm in turning the palm forward or upward. When referring to the foot, a combination of adduction and inversion movements of the foot.Blood Pressure: PRESSURE of the BLOOD on the ARTERIES and other BLOOD VESSELS.Blepharoptosis: Drooping of the upper lid due to deficient development or paralysis of the levator palpebrae muscle.Electronic Mail: Messages between computer users via COMPUTER COMMUNICATION NETWORKS. This feature duplicates most of the features of paper mail, such as forwarding, multiple copies, and attachments of images and other file types, but with a speed advantage. The term also refers to an individual message sent in this way.Food Dispensers, Automatic: Mechanical food dispensing machines.Editorial Policies: The guidelines and policy statements set forth by the editor(s) or editorial board of a publication.Authorship: The profession of writing. Also the identity of the writer as the creator of a literary production.Periodicals as Topic: A publication issued at stated, more or less regular, intervals.Postal Service: The functions and activities carried out by the U.S. Postal Service, foreign postal services, and private postal services such as Federal Express.Internet: A loose confederation of computer communication networks around the world. The networks that make up the Internet are connected through several backbone networks. The Internet grew out of the US Government ARPAnet project and was designed to facilitate information exchange.Earache: Pain in the ear.Lecture NotesAdenoids: A collection of lymphoid nodules on the posterior wall and roof of the NASOPHARYNX.Nasal Septum: The partition separating the two NASAL CAVITIES in the midplane. It is formed by the SEPTAL NASAL CARTILAGE, parts of skull bones (ETHMOID BONE; VOMER), and membranous parts.Facial Paralysis: Severe or complete loss of facial muscle motor function. This condition may result from central or peripheral lesions. Damage to CNS motor pathways from the cerebral cortex to the facial nuclei in the pons leads to facial weakness that generally spares the forehead muscles. FACIAL NERVE DISEASES generally results in generalized hemifacial weakness. NEUROMUSCULAR JUNCTION DISEASES and MUSCULAR DISEASES may also cause facial paralysis or paresis.Endolymphatic Hydrops: An accumulation of ENDOLYMPH in the inner ear (LABYRINTH) leading to buildup of pressure and distortion of intralabyrinthine structures, such as COCHLEA and SEMICIRCULAR CANALS. It is characterized by SENSORINEURAL HEARING LOSS; TINNITUS; and sometimes VERTIGO.Meniere Disease: A disease of the inner ear (LABYRINTH) that is characterized by fluctuating SENSORINEURAL HEARING LOSS; TINNITUS; episodic VERTIGO; and aural fullness. It is the most common form of endolymphatic hydrops.Hearing Loss, Conductive: Hearing loss due to interference with the mechanical reception or amplification of sound to the COCHLEA. The interference is in the outer or middle ear involving the EAR CANAL; TYMPANIC MEMBRANE; or EAR OSSICLES.
An aural myiasis case in a 54-year-old male farmer in Korea. (1/190)A 54-year-old male farmer residing in Chunchon, Korea, complaining of blood tinged discharge and tinnitus in the left ear for two days, was examined in August 16, 1996. Otoscopic examination revealed live maggots from the ear canal. The patient did not complain of any symptoms after removal of maggots. Five maggots recovered were identified as the third stage larvae of Lucilia sericata (Diptera: Calliphoridae). This is the first record of aural myiasis in Korea. (+info)
Examination on biological activities and fates of new steroids, steroid-17-yl methyl glycolate derivatives. (2/190)A variety of acyl derivatives based on the "antedrug" concept were synthesized to evaluate their biological activities, in vitro fate in human serum and examine pharmacokinetics in rats. Among the prepared compounds, acetyl and pivaloyl derivatives (8 and 9) showed strong to vasoconstrictive activity in human, exceeding that of dexamethasone. In rats, topical administration of the compound 8 significantly reduced oxazolone-induced ear edema compared to that of control. These activities were almost equal to that of prednisolone, however 9 did not show any suppression of the oxazolone-induced edema. The in vitro half-lives of 8 and 9 in human serum were 18.2 and 43.8 hours, respectively. Prednisolone and dexamethasone were extremely stable under the used conditions. When compound 8 was intravenously administrated to rats, its metabolites, 20(R)-methyl dexamethasonate (4) and carboxylic acid (18), were found in the systemic blood. The total body clearance of 8 was 1734 ml x hr(-1) x kg(-1), which was about 12 times larger than that of dexamethasone. On the other hand, 9 was found to be metabolized instantaneously to methyl prednisolonate (1) in systemic serum. Acetyl derivative 8 derived from dexamethasone may thus be useful as a topical steroid which offers the advantage of a low potential for systemic and local side effects. (+info)
High-resolution MR cisternography of the cerebellopontine angle: 2D versus 3D fast spin-echo sequences. (3/190)BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: The clinical usefulness of MR cisternography of the cerebellopontine angle, applying 2D or 3D fast spin-echo sequences, has been reported recently. Our purpose was to investigate the cause of signal loss in CSF in the prepontine or cerebellopontine angle cistern on 2D FSE MR images and to compare the cisternographic effects of 2D and 3D FSE sequences. METHODS: Preliminary experiments were performed in four volunteers to assess the causes of signal loss. Initially, using a 2D cardiac-gated cine phase-contrast method with a velocity encoding value of 6 cm/s, we measured the velocity and flow pattern of CSF. Comparisons were made to assess the effects of intravoxel dephasing, amplitude of the section-selecting gradient, echo time (TE), and section thickness. Four healthy subjects and 13 patients with ear symptoms were examined, and multisection 3-mm-thick 2D images and 30-mm-slab, 1-mm-section 3D images were compared qualitatively and quantitatively. Then, 3D MR cisternography was performed in 400 patients with ear symptoms, and qualitative evaluation was performed. RESULTS: In volunteers, the average peak velocity of CSF was 1.2 cm/s. With TE = 250, CSF may move an average of 3 mm, and can be washed out of a 3-mm-thick 2D section volume. The CSF signal relative to that of a water phantom decreased gradually as TE increased on single-section 3-mm-thick 2D images. The CSF signal relative to that of the water phantom increased gradually as section thickness increased. No significant differences were noted in intravoxel dephasing and amplitude of the section-selecting gradient. The contrast-to-noise ratio (CNR) between CSF and the cerebellar peduncle, and the visibility of the cranial nerves and vertebrobasilar artery were significantly improved on 3D images in 17 subjects. In images from 400 patients, no significant signal loss in the cistern was observed using 3D FSE. CONCLUSION: CSF signal loss in thin-section 2D MR cisternography is mainly attributable to the wash-out phenomenon. 3D acquisition can reduce this phenomenon and provide thinner sections. The scan time for 3D acquisition is not excessive when a long echo train length and half-Fourier imaging are used. MR cisternography should be performed using a 3D acquisition. (+info)
Medical advice for commercial air travelers. (4/190)Family physicians are often asked to advise patients who are preparing to travel. The Air Carrier Access Act of 1986 has enabled more passengers with medical disabilities to choose air travel. All domestic U.S. airlines are required to carry basic (but often limited) medical equipment, although several physiologic stresses associated with flight may predispose travelers with underlying medical conditions to require emergency care. Recommendations for passengers with respiratory, cardiac or postsurgical conditions must be individualized and should be based on objective testing measures. Specific advice for patients with diabetes, postsurgical or otolaryngologic conditions may make air travel less hazardous for these persons. Air travel should be delayed after scuba diving to minimize the chance of developing decompression sickness. Although no quick cure for jet lag exists, several simple suggestions may make travel across time zones more comfortable. (+info)
Kimura's disease with bilateral auricular masses. (5/190)We report an unusual case of Kimura's disease. An 81-year-old Japanese woman was shown to have bilateral auricular masses that had begun to enlarge 6 years before. On CT scans, slightly high-density masses with faint contrast enhancement were seen. The masses were heterogeneous and hypointense on T1-weighted MR images, were slightly hyperintense on T2-weighted MR images, and showed heterogeneous enhancement after the administration of contrast material. Kimura's disease should be included in the differential diagnosis of bilateral auricular tumors. (+info)
Homogeneity of Danish environmental and clinical isolates of Shewanella algae. (6/190)Danish isolates of Shewanella algae constituted by whole-cell protein profiling a very homogeneous group, and no clear distinction was seen between strains from the marine environment and strains of clinical origin. Although variation between all strains was observed by ribotyping and random amplified polymorphic DNA analysis, no clonal relationship between infective strains was found. From several patients, clonally identical strains of S. algae were reisolated up to 8 months after the primary isolation, indicating that the same strain may be able to maintain the infection. (+info)
Topical fluoroquinolones for eye and ear. (7/190)Topical fluoroquinolones are now available for use in the eye and ear. Their broad spectrum of activity includes the common eye and ear pathogens Staphylococcus aureus and Pseudomonas aeruginosa. For the treatment of acute otitis externa, these agents are as effective as previously available otic preparations. For the treatment of otitis media with tympanic membrane perforation, topical fluoroquinolones are effective and safe. These preparations are approved for use in children, and lack of ototoxicity permits prolonged administration when necessary. Topical fluoroquinolones are not appropriate for the treatment of uncomplicated conjunctivitis where narrower spectrum agents suffice; they represent a simplified regimen for the treatment of bacterial keratitis (corneal ulcers). When administered topically, fluoroquinolones are well tolerated and offer convenient dosing schedules. Currently, bacterial resistance appears limited. (+info)
Letter: Abnormal patency of eustachian tube from oral contraceptives.(8/190)(+info)
The best way to Remove an Ear Disease Quickly | Mylifescoop.Net
Most times an ear disease is due to either bacterial or viral diseases. Their ear feels complete, lack of equilibrium, etc. when someone has an ear disease they could have ear pain, hearing which is reduced You can find lots of home remedies that will eliminate ear disease and help give relief to a few of the outward symptoms, particularly the pain. You begin to run a high temperature or in the event the home remedies dont appear to be working you then need to see your doctor.. ...
A colour atlas of ear disease - کتابخانه دیجیتالی دانشگاه علوم پزشکی و خدمات درمانی شهید بهشتی
A colour atlas of ear disease - کتابخانه دیجیتال دانشگاه علوم پزشکی اصفهان
Ear Disease in Dogs and Cats - Pets and Vets
Most importantly, the underlying cause must be addressed in pets with chronic ear disease. Whenever I consult with an owner whose pet has a chronic infection of any type, I think of several things. First, while true food allergies are rare, improving the diet can help many pets, and finding the right food for the individual pet is crucial. I also worry about an underlying immune problem that predisposes to chronic infections. Therefore I always do something to support the immune system, and I make sure the pet is not suffering from allergies or adrenal or thyroid disease. Many dogs who swim frequently suffer ear and skin issues when the ears stay damp or are not cleaned after the swim.. Ear problems can be a bit frustrating for owners, as they can require time to respond, and often re-occur. They can also happen suddenly, requiring an urgent trip to the veterinarian. However, most patients do respond well to therapy with topical medications, immune support, and natural antimicrobials. With ...
Follow-up studies of Aboriginal children with ear disease and hearing loss at Cherbourg (Queensland) « Bibliography « Key...
Follow-up studies of Aboriginal children with ear disease and hearing loss at Cherbourg (Queensland) « Bibliography « Key...
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ICD-10 Diagnosis Code H74.11 Adhesive right middle ear disease
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THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. BEIJING -- A disease killing pigs in southern China could spread with hotter summer weather, Chinas Agriculture Ministry warned Thursday.. The illness, which has killed at least 300 pigs, has been identified as a strain of blue ear disease, the official Xinhua News Agency reported Wednesday.. It is the season for peak outbreaks. High temperature and humidity could cause even more outbreaks in the summer and autumn, the Agriculture Ministry said in a notice on its Web site.. It is difficult to know how widespread the disease is because Chinas pig industry is fragmented, with many animals raised on small farms or by individual farmers, the notice said.. It said local governments must increase their reporting of new cases.. Xinhua said blue ear disease spread to China in the mid-1990s, but a new mutation has caused the recent outbreak.. Blue ear disease, also called porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome, was first identified in the United States in 1987, according ...
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Patulous Eustachian Tube - Symptoms, Treatments and Resources for Patulous Eustachian Tube
Cochlear implant outcomes in patients with superior canal dehiscence. - Semantic Scholar
OBJECTIVE To determine whether adult cochlear implant (CI) users with superior canal dehiscence syndrome (SCDS) or asymptomatic superior semicircular canal dehiscence (SCD) have different surgical, vestibular, and audiologic outcomes when compared to CI users with normal temporal bone anatomy. METHODS A retrospective single institution review of CI users with either superior semicircular canal dehiscence syndrome or asymptomatic superior semicircular canal dehiscence identified eight post-lingually deafened adults with unilateral or bilateral cochlear implantation between 2006 and 2010. Preoperative and postoperative speech perception scores as well as medical and epidemiological data were recorded and analyzed. RESULTS One patient with superior canal dehiscence syndrome and seven patients with asymptomatic superior semicircular canal dehiscence were identified, representing 7% or 8/113 of CI patients that fulfilled selection criteria. Average dehiscence length was 3.3 mm ± 0.79 SEM. Three patients
Superior semicircular canal dehiscence syndrome by the superior petrosal sinus | Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry
Thinning or dehiscence of the superior semicircular canal may occur on the middle cranial fossa floor or adjacent to the superior petrosal sinus (SPS). However, no symptomatic cases of superior canal dehiscence by SPS have been previously described. A 45-year-old woman presented with left-side pulsating tinnitus, autophony and disequilibrium. Examination showed conductive hearing loss and decreased threshold of vestibular evoked myogenic potential in the left side. Sound and vibration stimuli and positive pressure insufflations into the left ear evoked mainly torsional nystagmus instead of vertical-torsional nystagmus. High-resolution temporal bone CT revealed a dehiscence of the superior canal close to the common crus, which was encased by SPS. Symptoms and signs resolved after plugging the dehiscence through a middle fossa approach. Deep groove of SPS may cause superior canal dehiscence close to the common crus, and costimulation of the superior and posterior canals may explain the mainly ...
Patulous Eustachian Tube: Part 1
This article describes a relatively little known otologic condition called Patulous Eustachian Tube. The symptoms often go unrecognized since the complaints may, and often do, mimic other ear conditions. This article discusses the assessment, differential diagnosis, and types of treatment currently being utilized for this often challenging condition.
Balloon Dilation: Eustachian tube dysfunction | ENT Stryker
Eustachian tube balloon dilation is a recent therapy option for patients suffering from Eustachian tube dysfunction. We support clinical research that provides physicians with proper evidence for balloon dilation in the Eustachian tubes and provides patients with an alternative to surgical procedures that may not relieve their symptoms.
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What is the treatment for eustatian tube dysfunction - What Does the Doctor Say?
Answers from experts on what is the treatment for eustatian tube dysfunction. First: To treat eustachian tube dysfunctions the pressure in the middle ear must be released. This can be done with an antihistamine, decongestant or steroid. See your healthcare provider to determine the best one or combination for you.
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Ear, Nose & Throat: Patulous Eustachian Tube and Ear Tubes...Good or
Hello Andrew, Thank you for taking the time to respond. I will take your answers to the doctor at the university where I live and talk to him about the risks of the surgery. I have had vent. tubes for four years and they have been no problem. They are better than autophony if I were to choose to obliterate. But my
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A Pharmacist's Guide to OTC Therapy
Excessive/Impacted Cerumen Approximately 6% of the general population and 30% of the elderly population experiences episodes of impacted cerumen, and it is thought to be one of the most prevalent otic disorders.1 Individuals with excessive or impacted cerumen may experience a feeling of fullness or pressure in the ear and possibly a gradual loss of hearing. In addition, some may experience a dull sensation of pain. Carbamide peroxide 6.5% in anhydrous glycerin is the only FDA-approved nonprescription cerumen-softening agent for the softening and removal of excessive earwax in individuals 12 years of age and older. Cerumen-softening products can be used twice daily for up to 4 days. If symptoms persist after a 4-day period, patients should be referred to their primary care provider to seek further treatment. Water-Clogged Ears Due to the shape of an individuals ear canal, some patients may be more prone to an increased incidence of water-clogged ears. Excessive cerumen may also cause swelling, ...
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CT scans at WHOI diagnose ear infection in Townsend | National Marine Life Center
CT scans work by constructing a series of cross-sectional x-ray images of the body as it is passed through a circular gantry. The gantry houses an x-ray tube and a detector assembly, which rotates around the patient. CT scans are particularly good for detecting bone injuries, imaging the lungs and chest, and discerning tumors. The ability to readily produce three dimensional images is a significant advantage of this type of scan versus a regular, two-dimensional x-ray. With respect to diagnosing middle ear disease, CT scans allow us to see the entire middle ear and determine whether it is filled with air (normal) or fluid (infected). Additionally, calculations taken from the scan can tell us the consistency of the fluid in the ear.. On October 23, we brought Townsend to WHOI-CSI for a CT scan. Sadly, the scan confirmed middle ear disease.. We discussed a variety of options including continued treatment, surgery, release without treatment, and euthanasia. Long term treatment including ear ...
جامعة الأندلس الخاصة للعلوم الطبية - Cisplatin for Injection (Platinol)
Ototoxicity has been observed in up to 31% of patients treated with a single dose of PLATINOL 50 mg/m², and is manifested by tinnitus and/or hearing loss in the high frequency range (4000 to 8000 Hz). The prevelance of hearing loss in children is particularly high and is estimated to be 40-60%. Decreased ability to hear normal conversational tones may occur. Deafness after the initial dose of PLATINOL has been reported. Ototoxic effects may be more severe in children receiving PLATINOL.. Hearing loss can be unilateral or bilateral and tends to become more frequent and severe with repeated cisplatin doses. It is unclear whether PLATINOL-induced ototoxicity is reversible. Vestibular toxicity has also been reported. Ototoxic effects may be related to the peak plasma concentration of cisplatin. Ototoxicity can occur during treatment or be delayed. Audiometric monitoring should be performed prior to initiation of therapy, prior to each subsequent dose, and for several years post therapy.. The risk ...
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Patients with eustachian tube dysfunction may fail medical therapy and require surgery. Traditional treatment of eustachian tube dysfunction includes placement of a pressure equalization tube (PE tube), which simply creates a semi-permanent hole in the eardrum, allowing pressure to equalize through it directly ...
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CiteSeerX - CHANGES OF VASCULAR AQUATIC FLOWERING PLANTS
CiteSeerX - Document Details (Isaac Councill, Lee Giles, Pradeep Teregowda): Based on a survey in 1898, 40 species of vascular aquatic flowering plants were reported for Put-in-Bay harbor in western Lake Erie. Studies of this flora at various times since then have revealed a loss of species from this harbor to the extent that today 20 species of the original 40, or 50%, of the flora has disappeared. Only three of the original 40 can be considered to be common or abundant today in the harbor. During the same 70-year period, only four submersed species have invaded the harbor. Possible reasons for these changes, such as increase in water temperature, decrease in oxygen, increase in turbidity, and mans influence on the harbor by dredging, building retaining walls, increasing use of motor boats, dumping of domestic sewage, and runoff from agricultural land are all con-sidered as possible factors that have, independently and interrelatedly, in part or in total, been responsible for this 50 % loss in species
Long-Term Patient-Reported Outcomes after Surgery for Superior Canal Dehiscence Syndrome<...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Long-Term Patient-Reported Outcomes after Surgery for Superior Canal Dehiscence Syndrome. AU - Alkhafaji, Mohammed S.. AU - Varma, Sanskriti. AU - Pross, Seth E.. AU - Sharon, Jeffrey D.. AU - Nellis, Jason C.. AU - Della Santina, Charles C.. AU - Minor, Lloyd B.. AU - Carey, John P.. PY - 2017/10/1. Y1 - 2017/10/1. N2 - Objective: Evaluate the long-term patient-reported outcomes of surgery for superior canal dehiscence syndrome (SCDS). Study Design: Cross-sectional survey. Setting: Tertiary referral center. Patients: Adults who have undergone surgery for SCDS with at least 1 year since surgery. Main Outcome Measure(s): Primary outcome: change in symptoms that led to surgery. Secondary outcomes: change in 11 SCDS-associated symptoms, change in psychosocial metrics, and willingness to recommend surgery to friends with SCDS. Results: Ninety-three (43%) respondents completed the survey with mean (SD) time since surgery of 5.3 (3.6) years. Ninety-five percent of respondents reported ...
Canal plane dynamic visual acuity in superior canal dehiscence<...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Canal plane dynamic visual acuity in superior canal dehiscence. AU - Janky, Kristen L.. AU - Zuniga, M. Geraldine. AU - Ward, Bryan. AU - Carey, John P.. AU - Schubert, Michael C.. PY - 2014/6. Y1 - 2014/6. N2 - OBJECTIVE: 1) To characterize normal, horizontal active dynamic visual acuity (DVA) and passive canal plane head thrust DVA (htDVA) across ages to establish appropriate control data and 2) to determine whether horizontal active DVA and passive canal plane htDVA are significantly different in individuals with superior canal dehiscence syndrome (SCDS) before and after surgical repair in the acute (within 10 d) and nonacute stage (,6 wk). STUDY DESIGN: Prospective study. SETTING: Tertiary referral center PATIENTS: Patients diagnosed with SCDS (n = 32) and healthy control subjects (n = 51). INTERVENTIONS: Surgical canal plugging on a subset of patients. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES: Static visual acuity (SVA), active horizontal DVA, and canal plane htDVA. RESULTS: Visual acuity ...
Immune-Mediated Inner Ear Disease<...
TY - CHAP. T1 - Immune-Mediated Inner Ear Disease. AU - Lunardi, Claudio. AU - Puccetti, Antonio. PY - 2013/12. Y1 - 2013/12. N2 - Inner ear damage can be caused by viral infections, trauma, vascular damage, and immune mechanisms, and is responsible for sensorineural hearing loss, a syndrome characterized by rapid progression of hearing impairment that is frequently non-responsive to medical treatment. Immune-mediated inner ear disease can be of autoimmune origin either as an isolated process affecting only the ear, to be considered as an organ-specific autoimmune disease, or as part of a systemic autoimmune disorder in approximately 30% of cases. The incidence and prevalence of autoimmune inner ear disease is unknown due to the lack of reliable diagnostic tests and to the limited access to the site of autoimmune aggression. Since the rapid administration of steroids and/or other immunosuppressive agents may result in hearing preservation, a great effort is needed in order to find both clinical ...
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Introduction Otitis media with effusion (OME) continues to be an important pediatric clinical problem, and more studies are needed to decide the proper treatment for it. Objective To assess the efficacy of nasal steroids in the management of OME by comparing its results with that of oral steroid and that of nasal saline spray as placebo. Methods This study was carried on 60 patients with OME who were divided into three groups: in group 1, 20 patients received mometasone furoate spray, one puff in each nostril daily, for 3 months; in group 2, 20 patients received oral prednisolone, 5 mg three times per day for the first 3 weeks; in group 3, 20 patients received nasal saline spray, one puff in each nostril daily for 3 months ...
Ear canal - wikidoc
Earwax, also known as cerumen, is a yellowish, waxy substance secreted in the ear canals. It plays an important role in the human ear canal, assisting in cleaning and lubrication, and also provides some protection from bacteria, fungi, and insects. Excess or impacted cerumen can press against the eardrum and/or occlude the external auditory canal and impair hearing. ...
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The Eustachian tube is a narrow structure running between the air-filled middle ear space and the back of the nose. It is designed to allow ventilation of the middle ear, but in around 5% of the adult population, the tube fails to open adequately, causing many different types of ear disease. Balloon Eustachian Tuboplasty (BET) is a new minimally-invasive technique using a narrow balloon to stretch the Eustachian tube and has recently been used in patients. The aim of this project is to study the biomechanics of balloon inflation within human Eustachian tube tissue. In parallel, physical and 3D computer-based models will be created to add to our clinical observations, and provide methods of testing innovative adaptations to the procedure, and new equipment modifications. The project is a collaboration with Matt Smith and James Tysome in the ENT Department at Addenbrookes Hospital, with the help of a Engineering for Clinical Practice grant undertaken by MEng students Daisy Prior and Anna Weir ...
The red ear syndrome: five new cases - 2005 - Cephalalgia - Wiley Online Library
We are typically asked why we have earwax in Oxford. It is not as a result of inadequate health as many people assume, however a clever mix of ingredients which have a crucial function in safeguarding as well as cleaning our ears.In enhancement to capturing dirt and also any scary crawlies, ear wax lubricates the skin, and also offers anti-inflammatory as well as anti-bacterial properties - ensuring the ear is kept healthy and balanced. Earwax normally moves out of our ears. In fact, whenever we chat, chew or yawn we are motivating this process. Whilst lots of people stay untouched by ear wax troubles, ear wax can be a real issue for some.So how would certainly you know if you had an earwax develop if you cant see it? The most typical signs and symptoms are a blocked feeling, a drop in hearing, tinnitus (ringing in the ears), lightheadedness as well as pain. The most effective way to clean the ears is to use a cozy clean cloth when in the shower, as well as delicately clean the external ear as ...
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Condições de saneamento básico em Iporanga, Estado de São Paulo
GIATTI, Leandro Luiz et al. Basic sanitary conditions in Iporanga, São Paulo State, Brazil. Rev. Saúde Pública [online]. 2004, vol.38, n.4, pp.571-577. ISSN 1518-8787. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0034-89102004000400014.. OBJECTIVE: To assess the pollution of water bodies by domestic sewage and to evaluate the basic sanitation conditions of residences and the knowledge of the local population concerning intestinal parasitic diseases and the hazards they present to public health. METHODS: Thirteen water samples were collected from each of four sites in different water bodies of the Bairro da Serra region, in Iporanga, São Paulo State. Rates of total and fecal coliforms were measured and median values were presented so as to show domestic sewage contamination in the area. Questionnaires were administered to 50% of local households in order to obtain information on water supply and disposal of domestic sewage and solid waste, and to evaluate knowledge of the transmission, health hazards, and ...
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Eustachian tubes make flying a pain
Q: A day after flying, I start feeling inner-ear pressure and become very ill. My head hurts, and I feel dizzy and so nauseated that I vomit. Some symptoms last six months. My doctor put "pressure equalization tubes" in my ears, which helped but kept falling out. Now he wants to try larger tubes, but they require general anesthesia. Any advice? - Linda, via email. A: If you fly twice a year, youre spending most of the year feeling sick, so put on your big-girl pants and get a second opinion - as you should with any surgery. When you do, ask about other options, including whether the procedure can be done under a local anesthetic. But lets clarify the problem so everyone knows why youre having this trouble.. When you fly, your ears are subject to wild air-pressure swings. During takeoff, as cabin pressure plummets, pressure builds in your middle ear, where the eardrum is. A little air bubble is released through your eustachian tubes (tiny canals that connect the middle ear to your nose and ...
Petone, Lower Hutt | Ear Health
Welcome to Ear Health Petone - We are located at the Manuka Health Centre on Hector Street. This is an easy to find location with plenty of parking.. Our aim is to provide you with friendly, professional, and timely ear care using the latest Microsuction technology and information.. From the time you need our service, we are committed to making sure your experience with us is pleasant and easy. We do this by taking your phone call 24/7 and having an easy to use online booking system. Our Ear Nurses are not only extremely knowledgeable in their field but are also great people, and we often get comments about how friendly our Nurses are.. We look forward to your visit - But, feel free to give us a call if you have any questions.. Do your ears feel blocked? Impacted ear wax is a common reason for experiencing blocked ears. Ear cleaning by Microsuction is the gold standard for ear cleaning and clearing blocked ears.. Our services include:. ...
Dim Sums: Rural China Economics and Policy: Blue ear disease reappears
The new "blue ear" outbreak has been picked up by the overseas press, but curiously it doesnt seem to be getting publicized by Chinas agricultural informaton system. The articles cited above are on various news sites, but there is no news about the outbreak on the National Ministry of Agriculture news site, the animal husbandry bureau site, the Shanxi Provincial animal husbandry information web site, or the Hongdong County information site. Wouldnt you want your officials and farmers to be aware of the outbreak so they can be on the lookout for the disease to prevent it from spreading ...
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Were here for you Why should you work with us? Because we provide best-in-class, comprehensive, evidence-supported technologies that address under-treated conditions, including chronic sinusitis, Eustachian tube dysfunction, and nasal airway obstruction. Because we allow you to simplify complex procedures and bring treatments that used to only be done in the OR into your office. But most importantly, you should work with us because we share the same goal you do-to create better patient experiences and effective, long-lasting outcomes.
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The primary function in the Eustachian tube is usually to ventilate the center ear space, ensuring that its pressure continues to be at in the vicinity of ordinary ambient air force. The secondary operate from the Eustachian tube is to empty any gathered secretions, infection, or debris from the center ear Place. Many modest muscles located at the back of the throat plus the palate Management the opening and shutting of your tube ...
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Anatomy of the ear, etc. Lehrbuch der Ohrenkrankheiten; Würzburg (1862) - Textbook on ear diseases. Regarding personal names: ... Dorland's Medical Dictionary (1938) "The diseases of the ear, their diagnosis and treatment: a text-book of aural surgery in ... Troeltsch's spaces - Two small pouches of mucous membrane in the upper part of the attic of the middle ear. ... In 1864, with Adam Politzer (1835-1920) and Hermann Schwartze (1837-1910), he founded the first journal dedicated to ear ...
Diseases of Ear, Nose and Throat. Dhingra, Deeksha (5th ed.). New Delhi: Elsevier. pp. 277-78. ISBN 978-81-312-2364-2. Stevens ... The only way to rule out Lyme disease is with a blood test, which is recommended during warm months in areas where the disease ... 2014 Update by the Infectious Diseases Society of America". Clinical Infectious Diseases. 59 (2): 147-59. doi:10.1093/cid/ ... 2014 update by the infectious diseases society of America". Clinical Infectious Diseases. 59 (2): 147-59. doi:10.1093/cid/ ...
Professor of Ear, Nose, and Throat Diseases. In 1995 he started working as a professor and the Head of the section of ... In 2002 he accepted a position as professor in the Department of Ear, Nose and Throat Disease at Tampere University Hospital ... During this time he acted as prefect of the Institute of Ear and Skin at Karolinska Institute from 1997-1999. ... He is considered an expert in various areas including: vestibular assessment and management (specifically Meniere's disease); ...
Diseases of the Ear, Nose & Throat in Childhood. London: A. & C. Black, Ltd, 1921. Some Disorders of Speech in Childhood: Their ... He won the McCosh Graduate's and Medical Bursaries which he used to pursue postgraduate study into diseases of ear, nose and ... He continued as surgeon to the Army in Scotland and with a small practice at a small voluntary hospital the Eye, Ear and Throat ... On return to Edinburgh he was appointed Ear, Nose and Throat surgeon to the Royal Hospital for Sick Children and lecturer in ...
Dhingra, P. L.; Dhingra, Shruti (2014). Diseases of Ear, Nose and Throat (6 ed.). Elsevier Health Sciences. p. 292. ISBN ... 2007), this disease is often an uncommon cause of laryngeal symptoms and is frequently misdiagnosed as another voice disorder. ... These include Difficulty swallowing Vocal stridor Ear pain Recent weight loss History of smoking Current or recent radiotherapy ...
Diseases of Ear, Nose and Throat (5 ed.). New Delhi: Elsevier. pp. 277-78. ISBN 978-81-312-2364-2. Williams AM, Southern SJ ( ... They are namely the stage of the disease and co-morbid conditions at the time of presentation, physician experience, available ... which will be based on factors including the stage of disease and co-morbid conditions at the time of presentation, physician ...
Inner ear and. central pathways. Equilibrioception. *Vertigo/Balance disorder: peripheral *Ménière's disease ... A labyrinthine fistula is an abnormal opening in the inner ear. This can result in leakage of the perilymph into the middle ear ... an abnormal connection between the fluid of the inner ear and the air-filled middle ear. This is caused by a rupture of the ... Finally, disease conditions-for example cholesteatoma-can result in a labyrinthine fistula. Traumatic events, with excessive ...
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Maqbool, Mohammad Maqbool, Suhail (2013). Textbook of ear, nose and throat diseases (Twelfth edition. ed.). [s.l.]: Jaypee ... In case of refractory frontal sinus disease, the endoscopic access is not possible. A combination of external frontal sinus ... Zinreich, David W. Kennedy, William E. Bolger, S. James (2001). Diseases of the sinuses : diagnosis and management. Hamilton, ...
London: Hodder Arnold, 2008:3395-445 Dhingra (21 July 2017). Diseases of the ear, nose and throat (5 ed.). Elsevier. p. 32. , ... Type 2 involves repair of the tympanic membrane and middle ear in spite of slight defects in the middle ear ossicles. Type 3 ... Tympanoplasty can be performed through the ear canal (transcanal approach), through an incision in the ear (endaural approach) ... The surgery takes ½ to 1 hour if done through the ear canal and 1 and a half to two hours if an incision is needed. It is done ...
In Ménière's disease there is often ringing in the ears, hearing loss, and the attacks of vertigo last more than twenty minutes ... "Core Curriculum: Inner Ear Disease -Vertigo". Baylor College of Medicine. 23 January 2006. Archived from the original on 2007- ... The most common diseases that result in vertigo are benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV), Ménière's disease, and ... This is often found to provoke inner ear decompression sickness, as the ear seems particularly sensitive to this effect. A ...
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"A New Hospital for Diseases of the Eye and Ear". New York Times. November 15, 1869. p. 5. Retrieved 11 October 2015. "Dr. ... Bronx Eye and Ear Hospital, 321 East Tremont Avenue, the Bronx. Opened as Bronx Eye and Ear Hospital on East 142nd Street prior ... Hospital for Contagious Diseases, Brooklyn. Opened in 1881. Hospital for Joint Diseases, Manhattan. See N.Y.U. Langone Medical ... The Hospital for Joint Diseases opened as the Jewish Hospital for Deformities and Joint Diseases at 1919 Madison Avenue in 1906 ...
Jamini Bhushan Ray
A Treatise on Diseases of Ear, Nose, Throat and Mouth. The care of infants and the diseases of children. A Manual of Toxicology ... thumbnail (Though titled in English - all books were originally written in Sanskrit) Diseases - Their Origin and Diagnosis. ... These books are based on ancient Indian "Salakya Tantra" (Otolaryngology, or Ear, Nose, Throat), "Prashuti Tantra" (Gynecology ... "Bisha Tantra" (Toxicology) and "Kumara Tantra" (Pediatrics). Particularly his book "Diseases - Their Origin and Diagnosis" ...
Lakhumal Hiranand Hiranandani
P. L. Dhingra; Shruti Dhingra (2014). Diseases of Ear, Nose and Throat & Head and Neck Surgery. Elsevier Health Sciences. pp. 6 ... He was the author of several articles and two books, Histopathological Study of Middle Ear Cleft and its Clinical Applications ... D. S. Grewal; N. L. Hiranandani; A. G. Pusalkar (June 1982). "The middle ear mucosa in chronic suppurative otitis media". ...
Behrbohm, Hans; Kaschke, Oliver (1 Jan 2011). Ear, Nose, and Throat Diseases: With Head and Neck Surgery. Thieme. ISBN ... This staging system is only partially validated, but in the future, may be useful for communicating the severity of disease, ... Various additional diseases associated with polyp formation include: Allergic fungal sinusitis Kartagener's syndrome Young's ... Antihistamines may help with symptoms but do not change the underlying disease. Antibiotics are not required for treatment ...
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Nach klinischen Vorträgen für Studierende und Ärzte (12th edition, 1930; with Otto Körner) - Textbook of ear, nose and throat ... Otitic diseases of the brain, meninges and sinuses. Lehrbuch der Ohren-, Nasen- und Kehlkopf-Krankheiten. ... known for his research on the pathological anatomy of the ear's labyrinth. He studied medicine at several German universities, ... Handbook on the pathological anatomy of the human ear. Die otitischen Erkrankungen des Hirns, der Hirnhäute und der Blutleiter ...
Albert Alexander Gray
Diseases of Ear, Nose and Throat and Neck Surgeries (6th ed.). Elsiver. p. 271. ISBN 978-81-312-3431-0. Dhingra. Diseases of ... Diseases of Ear, Nose and Throat and Neck Surgeries (6th ed.). Elsiver. p. 271. ISBN 978-81-312-3431-0. "Tonsil cancer". Head ... Dhingra, PL (2014). Diseases of Ear, Nose and Throat & Head and Neck Surgeries (6th ed.). Elsiver. ISBN 978-81-312-3431-0. http ... Hodder, Arnold (2006). Logan Turner's Diseases of the Nose, Throat and Ear (10th ed.). JAYPEE. p. 113. ISBN 978-93-5025-943-6 ...
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"Ryan Adams Opens Up About Tragic Ear Disease". US Weekly. New York. http://adriancagreen.com. "Tinnitus Treatment Blog» Blog ... I have to, because I have a tinnitus condition in my left ear 24/7. Shatner, William (19 May 1997). "Sound of Silence". People ... McHugh, Michael (15 February 2012). "Do you hear us? Peter Robinson deaf in left ear and Martin McGuinness in right". Irish ... "Japanese pop star deaf in one ear". BBC. 2008-01-07. Retrieved 2008-01-08. Harris, Sam (11 August 2011). "Ask Sam Harris ...
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control Published 2001-05-11.. *^ a b c Wackym,, James B. Snow,... P. Ashley (2009). Ballenger's ... Guarisco JL, Graham HD (1989). "Epistaxis in children: causes, diagnosis, and treatment". Ear Nose Throat J. 68 (7): 522, 528- ... Connective tissue disease. *Drugs-aspirin, fexofenadine, warfarin, clopidogrel, prasugrel, isotretinoin, desmopressin and ... Middle ear barotrauma (such as from descent in aircraft or ascent in scuba diving) ...
Blockage of the ear canal, common in [headphones], is thought to be a main contributing factor in listener fatigue. When cut ... any major damage or loss of these hair cells leads to permanent hearing impairment and other hearing-related diseases. Outer ... The temperature and heat levels of the body are directly correlated with the temporary threshold shifts of the ear. When the ... This mechanism seeks to reduce the sound energy in the ear by dampening its transfer from eardrum to cochlea. It has been seen ...
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... subluxation is the sole cause of disease and manipulation is the cure for all diseases of the human race. A 2003 ... Palmer, a magnetic healer, hypothesized that manual manipulation of the spine could cure disease. The first chiropractic ... A subluxated vertebra ... is the cause of 95 percent of all diseases ... The other five percent is caused by displaced joints ... Early chiropractors believed that all disease was caused by interruptions in the flow of innate intelligence, a vitalistic ...
Ear problems can be minimized by proper ear care, including regular cleaning and plucking of hair within the ear canal. A ... Addison's disease. Addison's disease is (as of 20 August 2007) the illness most commonly reported to the Poodle Health Registry ... Ear infections are a problem in all poodle varieties because their nonshedding coat grows into the ear canal, where it traps ... Attention must be paid to a poodle's ears, because hair grows in their ears. They should be cleaned religiously with a solution ...
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Cardiovascular disease. Main articles: Occupational stress and Cardiovascular disease. Research has identified health- ... Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Occupational Health Psychology (OHP).  *^ a b Everly, G.S., Jr. (1986). An ... In Schnall, P., Belkić, K., Landsbergis, P., et al (Eds.), The workplace and cardiovascular disease. Occupational Medicine, ... In P. Schnall, K. Belkić, P.A. Landsbergis, & D. Baker (Eds.), The workplace and cardiovascular disease. Occupational Medicine ...
The whale ear has specific adaptations to the marine environment. In humans, the middle ear works as an impedance equalizer ... These pollutants can cause gastrointestinal cancers and greater vulnerability to infectious diseases. They can also be ... Instead of sound passing through the outer ear to the middle ear, whales receive sound through the throat, from which it passes ... These vibrations are received through fatty tissues in the jaw, which is then rerouted into the ear-bone and into the brain ...
Paterson, Sue (December 17, 2007). Skin Diseases of Exotic Pets. Blackwell Science, Ltd. pp. 74-79. ISBN 9780470752432. .. ... Most typical sense organs are well developed with certain exceptions, most notably the snake's lack of external ears (middle ... The last species to have been studied is the red-eared slider, which also breathes during locomotion, but takes smaller breaths ... Hellebuyck, Tom; Pasmans, Frank; Haesbrouck, Freddy; Martel, An (July 2012). "Dermatological Diseases in Lizards". The ...
"Pests and Diseases". Department of Agriculture. Archived from the original on 1 February 2019. Retrieved 15 February 2019.. ... In corn, larvae will even burrow into the corn ear to eat the kernels. ... Parasites and disease. Fifty-three different parasite species have been discovered in fall armyworm larvae, spanning ten ... "Southern and Eastern African countries agree on urgent actions to tackle armyworm and other crop pests and animal diseases". ...
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Heart diseaseEdit. According to a 2013 Cochrane review, listening to music may improve heart rate, respiratory rate, and blood ... ears to resuscitate them. Nigeria is full of interesting cultural practices in which contribute a lot to the music therapy ... Aesculapius was said to cure diseases of the mind by using song and music, and music therapy was used in Egyptian temples. ... Although it doesn't affect disease, it can help with coping skills. ...
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Martin, George (1979). All You Need Is Ears. St. Martin's Press. ISBN 978-0-312-11482-4. .. ... Proceeds from its release went to the Gunnar Nilsson cancer charity, set up after the Swedish driver's death from the disease ... Dylan comes up and just starts singing this rubbish in my ear, trying to throw me." ...
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- How common is autoimmune inner ear disease (AIED)? (webmd.com)
- American Hearing Research Foundation: "Autoimmune Inner Ear Disease (AIED). (webmd.com)
- The University of Texas Medical Branch: "Autoimmune Inner Ear Disease (AIED). (webmd.com)
- What are the symptoms of autoimmune inner ear disease (AIED)? (webmd.com)
- The term autoimmune inner ear disease (AIED) implies a direct attack of the immune system upon an endogenous inner ear antigen. (medscape.com)
- Because the existence of autoimmune inner ear disease (AIED) has been recognized only since 1979, incidence is difficult to determine. (medscape.com)
- As diagnostic tests for the condition become more specific and more is known about AIED, more patients will be identified who have an autoimmune basis for inner ear symptoms. (medscape.com)
- Autoimmune inner ear disease or AIED is basically an inflammatory condition that affects the inner ear and is caused by an attack of the immune system on cells of the inner ear. (medindia.net)
- It is pretty clear that the AIED is caused by some dysfunction in which antibodies produced by the immune system or immune cells attack and damage the inner ear. (medindia.net)
- Because of the similarity of symptoms to otitis media, AIED is not easy to diagnose and is usually only detected when it begins to affect the second ear. (medindia.net)
- The main symptom of AIED is a sudden loss of hearing in one ear that progresses quickly to the other ear. (specsavers.co.uk)
- Although there is no direct cause for AIED, it stems from your body's immune cells mistaking the cells in your inner ear as a virus or bacteria and then attacking them. (specsavers.co.uk)
- There are many similarities between AIED and Ménière's disease. (specsavers.co.uk)
- Autoimmune inner ear disease (AIED) was first defined by Dr. Brian McCabe in a landmark paper describing an autoimmune loss of hearing. (wikipedia.org)
- AIED is used to describe any disorder in which the inner ear is damaged as a result of an autoimmune response. (wikipedia.org)
- Some examples of autoimmune disorders that have presented with AIED are Cogan's syndrome, relapsing polychondritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, granulomatosis with polyangiitis, polyarteritis nodosa, Sjogren's syndrome, and Lyme disease. (wikipedia.org)
- Research has come to the consensus that AIED is the result of antibodies or other immune cells that cause damage to structures of the inner ear such as the cochlea and vestibular system. (wikipedia.org)
- There are several theories that propose a cause of AIED: Bystander damage - Physical damage to the inner ear may lead to cytokine release that signals for an immune response. (wikipedia.org)
- Autoimmune inner ear disease (AIED) is a rare disease that results in progressive sensorineural hearing loss. (jci.org)
- We demonstrated that IL-1β inhibition in corticosteroid-resistant AIED patients was effective in a small cohort of patients and that IL-1β plasma levels associated with both clinical hearing response and disease relapse. (jci.org)
- The patient above is likely suffering from autoimmune inner ear disease (AIED), a rare form of sensorineural hearing loss (SNHL). (jci.org)
- Autoimmune inner ear disease (AIED), also called autoimmune sensorineural hearing loss (ASNHL), is characterized by bilateral, rapidly progressive sensorineural hearing loss over a period of weeks to months. (arupconsult.com)
- However, to the best of our knowledge, no studies have yet examined the miRNA expression profiles in autoimmune inner ear disease (AIED). (spandidos-publications.com)
- Pathak, Shresh 2018-04-10 00:00:00 Purpose of Review Autoimmune inner ear disease (AIED) is a rare disease of unknown etiology characterized by a sudden decline in hearing. (deepdyve.com)
- The pathologist reported the biopsy to represent a chronic noncaseating granulomatous lesion consistent with a diagnosis ofmetastatic Crohn's disease (please refer pathology report). (hindawi.com)
- What happens after the diagnosis for autoimmune inner ear disease? (webmd.com)
- A gastroenterologist confirmed the Crohn's disease diagnosis.The boy was given infliximab, a medication used to treat Crohn's disease that blocks a protein involved in inflammation. (livescience.com)
- Antigen-nonspecific tests are useful in routine screening for evidence of systemic immunologic dysfunction, yet specifically are not known to correlate with a diagnosis of immune-mediated inner ear disease. (medscape.com)
- The diagnosis of autoimmune inner ear disease is made using several techniques. (medindia.net)
- Narrowing or nonvisualization of the vestibular aqueduct is a nonspecific roentgenographic sign that is seen in diseased, as well as in normal ears, and should not be used to make a diagnosis of Meniere's disease. (nih.gov)
- Patients with an inherited retinal disease without a genetic diagnosis should talk to their doctor about genetic testing , and are also welcome to make an appointment with one of the physicians on Mass. Eye and Ear's IRD service . (eurekalert.org)
- This Celiac.com FAQ on celiac disease will guide you to all of the basic information you will need to know about the disease, its diagnosis, testing methods, a gluten-free diet, etc. (celiac.com)
- Parkinson's disease (PD) is a complex diagnosis commonly associated with motor dysfunction, but known to comprise cognitive, psychiatric, and mood disturbances as well. (frontiersin.org)
- Research helps us better understand diseases and can lead to advances in diagnosis and treatment. (nih.gov)
- This is likely to result in improvements in the diagnosis and treatment of these diseases. (nih.gov)
- Circulating microRNAs (miRNAs) have been suggested as non‑invasive biomarkers for the diagnosis of several autoimmune diseases. (spandidos-publications.com)
- Diagnosis is made by the presence of a painless erythematous swelling typically found on the ear lobe, nipples, or testes. (medworm.com)
- The laboratory diagnosis of Lyme disease relies upon serologic testing. (medworm.com)
- OTOSCOPY Our veterinary dermatologists offer Video Otoscopy to assist in the diagnosis of difficult ear problems. (vcahospitals.com)
- If you have a discharge from your ears a sample may be taken for testing and diagnosis. (benendenhospital.org.uk)
- In diseases classified elsewhere" codes are never permitted to be used as first listed or principle diagnosis codes. (icd10data.com)
- It is usually caused by repeated ear infections associated with poor Eustachian tube function. (bcm.edu)
- Has anyone every struggled with ear pain and ongoing ear infections related to Crohn's? (healingwell.com)
- I read someplace that ear aches can be related to mouth/throat infections. (healingwell.com)
- Foreign bodies can also cause infections if they enter the dog's ear. (vetinfo.com)
- Ear infections are quite common, especially in babies and children. (ehow.co.uk)
- Children who are prone to frequent ear infections may have a high number of potentially infectious bacteria and a relatively low number of protective bacteria in their noses, according to a study in the June issue of Archives of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, one of the JAMA/Archives journals. (medicalnewstoday.com)
- In children, exposure to cigarette smoke is a risk factor for respiratory tract infections, including otitis media (ear infections). (medicalnewstoday.com)
- The immune system is a part of the human body that helps to fight off infections and diseases by attacking foreign bodies or microorganisms like bacteria, viruses and fungi that are often responsible for infections. (medindia.net)
- In most pets, ear disease takes the form of infections. (timesunion.com)
- While younger pets are more commonly afflicted with ear mites, older pets usually have infections caused by yeast or bacteria. (timesunion.com)
- Some pets are more prone to ear diseases, particularly infections. (timesunion.com)
- Regular ear cleaning using non-medicated cleansers such as herbal ear rinses containing tea tree oil, peppermint oil, or eucalyptus oil, are particularly helpful in reducing ear odor and infections. (timesunion.com)
- Treating ear infections requires topical therapy with either conventional medications or natural remedies. (timesunion.com)
- In addition natural therapies can help to control ear infections. (timesunion.com)
- Ears like this Clumber Spaniel's often get yeast infections. (timesunion.com)
- Canine ear infections can occur for many reasons. (vetinfo.com)
- Allergies are often at the root of ear infections in dogs. (vetinfo.com)
- Parasites can contribute to ear infections in dogs. (vetinfo.com)
- Antibiotics or antifungals are used to treat most ear infections in dogs, hormonal, allergic and hereditary ear infections in dogs respond to appropriate treatments. (vetinfo.com)
- Cleaning your dog's ears at home can help prevent canine ear infections, and help your dog recover from his current dog ear problems . (vetinfo.com)
- However, often ear infections in dogs are so painful that your vet may have to perform the procedure under anesthesia. (vetinfo.com)
- Check out the disease processes behind Pseudomonas ear infections in this article from the latest issue of The Journal of Small Animal Practice (JSAP), our official scientific journal. (wsava.org)
- In this month's JSAP, Drs Paterson and Matyskiewicz summarize the variety of primary diseases associated with Pseudomonas ear infections in a referral practice in the northwest of England, and specifically reports that atopic skin disease is common in affected dogs. (wsava.org)
- Also known as Blue-Ear Pig Disease, the condition can prove fatal as it affects pigs' immune systems and leaves them vulnerable to other infections. (stackyard.com)
- Increases in the frequency of coagulase-negative Staphylococcus (CNS) and bacterial resistance to ciprofloxacin, used widely in treating ear infections, are noteworthy. (springer.com)
- Its most common cause is inflammation of the nerves that connect the ear to the brain, most often caused by chronic or recurrent ear infections . (pethealthnetwork.com)
- Ear disease is present in approximately 30% of patients that present for dermatology problems and range from external and middle ear infections due to underlying allergy, ear mites, foreign bodies in the ear canal and ear canal/middle ear tumors. (vcahospitals.com)
- Most acute middle ear infections (such as otitis media) clear up on their own within a few days and don't require any specific treatment. (benendenhospital.org.uk)
- Ear infections are one of the most common reasons parents take their children to the health care provider. (adam.com)
- Ear infections that last a long time or come and go are called chronic ear infections . (adam.com)
- Ear infections are common in infants and children because the eustachian tubes are easily clogged. (adam.com)
- Ear infections can also occur in adults, although they are less common than in children. (adam.com)
- Ear infections are also more likely in children who spend a lot of time drinking from a sippy cup or bottle while lying on their back. (adam.com)
- Acute ear infections most often occur in the winter. (adam.com)
- But a cold that spreads among children may cause some of them to get ear infections. (adam.com)
- Ear infections can be painful. (adam.com)
- Ear infections are the most common reason parents bring their child to a doctor. (adam.com)
- Ear infections are more common in children because kids don't clean their ears. (adam.com)
- Immune system of the ear as a novel, therapeutic target for sensorineural hearing loss. (webmd.com)
- Specific criteria for idiopathic progressive bilateral sensorineural hearing loss (IPBSNHL) include bilateral SNHL of at least 30 dB at any frequency with progression in at least one ear, defined as a threshold shift that is greater than 15 dB at any frequency or 10 dB at 2 or more consecutive frequencies or a significant change in discrimination score. (medscape.com)
- Intratympanic instillation of Depo-Medrol (80 mg/cc), dexamethasone ophthalmic solution (1 mg/cc), or dexamethasone intravenous (4 mg/cc) solution produces improvement of cochlear function in certain patients with Meniere's disease, autoimmune inner ear disease and sudden sensorineural deafness. (nih.gov)
- The disease results in progressive sensorineural hearing loss (SNHL) that acts bilaterally and asymmetrically, and sometimes affects an individual's vestibular system. (wikipedia.org)
- He has a 4-year history of episodic vertigo of several hours' duration and fluctuating, progressive sensorineural hearing loss in his left ear. (jci.org)
- Lorenz RR, Solares CA, Williams P, Sikora J, Pelfrey CM, Hughes GB and Tuohy VK: Interferon-γ production to inner ear antigens by T cells from patients with autoimmune sensorineural hearing loss. (spandidos-publications.com)
- Patients with autoimmune inner ear disease develop rapidly progressive sensorineural hearing loss over a period of several weeks or months, often accompanied by vestibular loss. (uzh.ch)
- Autoinflammatory diseases, such as Muckle-Wells syndrome (MWS), are diseases of the innate immune system whose phenotype includes sensorineural hearing loss. (deepdyve.com)
- diseases of the innate immune system whose phenotype includes sensorineural hearing loss. (deepdyve.com)
- Autoimmune inner ear disease is a suspected autoimmune disease characterized by rapidly progressive bilateral sensorineural hearing loss. (char.ru)
- Vestibular Disorders Association: "Autoimmune Inner Ear Disease: What Is Autoimmunity? (webmd.com)
- By reporting this interesting and rare condition we also hope to highlight the importance of considering underlying chronic systemic disorders, such as Crohn's disease, when presented with skin lesions resistant to simple local treatments. (hindawi.com)
- Though the exact cause remains unknown, Merck Manuals states that autoimmune disorders, head or ear trauma, allergies and even syphilis are all potential causes. (livestrong.com)
- Disorders of the external ear or middle ear can extend to the inner ear causing a secondary disease. (vetinfo.com)
- Some breeds have a genetic predisposition towards ear disorders. (vetinfo.com)
- Immunologic or inflammatory disorders of the ear may be localized, as in contact dermatitis , or may be a manifestation of a systemic process, such as atopic dermatitis , psoriasis, gout, sarcoidosis, or relapsing polychondritis. (medscape.com)
- [ 2 ] The disease usually manifests in childhood and is more commonly observed in families with a history of asthma, allergic rhinitis , and other atopic disorders. (medscape.com)
- However, not all hearing disorders are due to structures of the ear. (wikipedia.org)
- To better understand the condition, here is a brief description about immune disorders and the ear structure. (medindia.net)
- Genetic factors may also play some role, as certain aspects of the immune system that are controlled by genes may increase susceptibility to autoimmune inner ear disorders but a lot more research data is needed as so far results have been specifically applicable to particular ethnic groups. (medindia.net)
- Hormonal disorders such as hypothyroidism may be to blame for canine ear problems, as may hereditary conditions and tumors. (vetinfo.com)
- Otonomy Inc (Otonomy) develops and markets treatments for diseases and disorders of the ear . (reportbuyer.com)
- The landmark procedure was performed by Jason Comander M.D., Ph.D. , Associate Director of the Inherited Retinal Disorders Service at Mass. Eye and Ear in Boston. (eurekalert.org)
- I am proud of our team for earning the distinction of being selected as a Center of Excellence for the administration of Luxturna," said Eric Pierce, M.D., Ph.D. , Director of the Inherited Retinal Disorders Service at Mass. Eye and Ear and the Chatlos Professor of Ophthalmology. (eurekalert.org)
- Celiac Disease Research: Associated Diseases and Disorders Is there a list of gluten foods to avoid? (celiac.com)
- It says that Alpa-Linolenic Acid (ALA-omega 3) deficiency can cause a variety of issues, including neurologic disorders and ear problems. (celiac.com)
- Once consulted, your veterinarian will perform a thorough physical exam, looking carefully at your pet's ears, and may recommend diagnostic tests to look for concurrent conditions and to rule out other disorders that mimic vestibular disease. (pethealthnetwork.com)
- All they see when the doctors look in my ears is sometimes they'll tell me I have a bulging eardrum (from fluid behind the ear drum). (healingwell.com)
- 10.09.2014 at 10:23:35 Eardrum rupture and dental or other problems ear. (amazonaws.com)
- a potentially harmful cyst of skin that occurs in the middle ear, the space behind the eardrum. (masseyeandear.org)
- The eardrum separates the outer ear from the middle ear, which comprises of a chamber of air with small bones. (medindia.net)
- Conduction loss can be caused by excessive ear wax, diseases of the ear, disturbances of the eardrum, or abnormalities inside the ear. (faqs.org)
- It can result in permanent damage to the ear, and often involves a perforated eardrum. (benendenhospital.org.uk)
- If the eardrum is perforated (i.e. there is a hole in it), antibiotic ear drops may be used. (benendenhospital.org.uk)
- During a myringotomy a tiny incision is made in the eardrum (tympanic membrane) to relieve pressure caused by an excessive build-up of fluid, or to drain pus from the middle ear. (benendenhospital.org.uk)
- If a hole in the eardrum needs to be repaired, the surgeon may use a piece of your own tissue from near the ear. (benendenhospital.org.uk)
- To get a good view and to access your eardrum the surgeon may need to make a cut either behind or in front of the ear. (benendenhospital.org.uk)
- The middle ear is located just behind the eardrum. (adam.com)
- Anything that causes the eustachian tubes to become swollen or blocked makes more fluid build up in the middle ear behind the eardrum. (adam.com)
- Meniere's disease is an ear disorder that affects the inner ear, according to the online medical library Merck Manuals. (livestrong.com)
- A double-blind, cross-over study in patients with Meniere's disease is now in progress with Institutional Review Board (IRB) approval, which will be reported at a later date. (nih.gov)
- Patients with Meniere's disease appear to respond in the highest percentage of cases. (nih.gov)
- This may be a component of the "attack/remission cycle" of Meniere's disease. (wikipedia.org)
- What is Meniere's Disease? (miracle-ear.com)
- Meniere's Disease in the U.S. (miracle-ear.com)
- An estimated 615,000 people in the U.S. have Meniere's disease, with around 45,500 new cases diagnosed each year. (miracle-ear.com)
- Meniere's disease is a complex, debilitating condition that can significantly impact a person's way of life. (miracle-ear.com)
- The good news is that we have gained a much better understanding of Meniere's disease in recent years. (miracle-ear.com)
- Vertigo - People with Meniere's disease experience recurring episodes, or "attacks," of vertigo, an intense feeling of spinning that comes on suddenly. (miracle-ear.com)
- In the advanced stages of Meniere's disease, vertigo episodes become even less frequent and in some cases stop altogether. (miracle-ear.com)
- Suffering from Meniere's Disease? (miracle-ear.com)
- Visit your closest Miracle-Ear center and speak to our professionals in order to discover more about Meniere's Disease and possible solutions for your hearing health. (miracle-ear.com)
- The root cause of Meniere's disease is unknown. (miracle-ear.com)
- A controversy exists concerning whether or not roentgenographic narrowing or nonvisualization of the vestibular aqueduct is a specific sign for Meniere's disease. (nih.gov)
- Of 190 ears that were evaluated, abnormal aqueducts were seen in 42.9% of ears with Meniere's disease, 45.4% of contralateral, noninvolved ears from patients with Meniere's disease, 41.3% of ears with diseases other than Meniere's disease, 30.4% of ears with no disease, and 51.6% of normal ears. (nih.gov)
- Indications for polytomography in Meniere's disease include (1) preoperative evaluation of the aqueduct prior to endolymphatic shunt procedures and (2) exclusion of acoustic neurinomas or other organic causes of vertigo. (nih.gov)
- Meniere's disease is caused due to abnormality in the volume of fluid in the inner ear. (onlymyhealth.com)
- The main cause of Meniere's disease is still unidentified. (onlymyhealth.com)
- Real cause of Meniere's disease is not yet known. (onlymyhealth.com)
- People with Meniere's disease have a weak inner ear, which makes them more susceptible to factors, such as fatigue and stress that may influence the frequency of attacks. (onlymyhealth.com)
- Read more articles on Meniere's Disease . (onlymyhealth.com)
- If you have Meniere's disease, you experience attacks of distressing dizzy spells and vertigo that make you completely disorientated. (earhelp.co.uk)
- What do we Know About Meniere's Disease? (earhelp.co.uk)
- As a result, doctors use a range of treatments and it is a matter of discussion which treatment an individual person affected by Meniere's disease will have. (earhelp.co.uk)
- The second strategy is to try to reduce the frequency of Meniere's disease attacks. (earhelp.co.uk)
- Research has shown that ear injections of gentamycin, an antibiotic, can treat Meniere's disease effectively by destroying the part of the inner ear that is causing the sensations of dizziness and vertigo. (earhelp.co.uk)
- It is therefore much more suitable for people with Meniere's disease who still have reasonably good hearing, and don't want to lose it. (earhelp.co.uk)
- Having counselling and getting support from various UK-based Meniere's disease groups can help, and discussing the treatment options with people going through the same thing can be useful. (earhelp.co.uk)
American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association1
- We aim to highlight the need for clinical suspicion of systemic diseases that may present as a localised ear lesion, in particular, the rare entity of metastatic Crohn's disease. (hindawi.com)
- A close relationship has been established between certain systemic diseases and gum disease. (steadyhealth.com)
- Infectious agents usually get to the inner ear through a perforated tympanum. (vetinfo.com)
- Long, droopy ears favor humidity and the proliferation of infectious agents in the ear. (vetinfo.com)
- The various etiologies that result in inflammation of the ear are numerous and may be categorized broadly as infectious, traumatic, and immunologic. (medscape.com)
- Infectious diseases of the external ear have been covered in other articles and are not discussed here. (medscape.com)
- The Infectious Disease Institute is a Harvard-wide initiative that operates in conjunction with the NIH-sponsored Harvard-wide Program on Antibiotic Resistance/Boston Area Antibiotic Resistance Network . (masseyeandear.org)
- Although the exact economic impact of PRRSV has not yet been quantified in Europe, the virus is estimated to cost the American swine industry around $600 million a year - almost a third of its losses related to infectious diseases. (stackyard.com)
- The purpose of the study was to clarify differences and chronological changes in causative pathogens among infectious ear diseases over the last 20 years, and to identify antibiotic resistance. (springer.com)
Nose and throat diseases1
- The Chinese company added that the bovine immunoglobulin G (IgG) kits helps to prevent and treat blue ear disease , respiratory pneumonia, pseudorabies, swine fever and foot and mouth disease, which are common diseases affecting pig in the farming industry. (thefreedictionary.com)
- Animal disease investigators found a "pseudo-rabies virus" - which is related to the herpes virus, rather than rabies - and also the virus that causes blue ear disease , "which likely killed the pigs", the report said. (thefreedictionary.com)
- This decrease can at least be partially attributed to the Blue Ear Disease scare, which caused some Vietnamese consumers to stop buying pork. (thefreedictionary.com)
- In the meantime, the development of traditional national compulsory vaccines such as foot and mouth disease vaccine, bird flu vaccine, blue ear disease vaccine, hog cholera vaccine in China are relatively mature as a result of national animal vaccine procurement policies. (thefreedictionary.com)
- It got better: 1986 saw Chernobyl in sheep, 1993 saw BSE, 1995-96 blue ear disease in pigs and in 2001 foot and mouth. (thefreedictionary.com)
- In May Feedinfo News Service reported that Blue ear disease was spreading in Vietnam's Red River Delta, affecting 12 provinces and cities, according to the Vietnamese Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development. (thefreedictionary.com)
- Therefore, the rabies vaccine has become the fifth compulsory variety of immunity after the foot-and-mouth disease, bird flu, blue ear disease and hog cholera. (thefreedictionary.com)
- April 10 - A pork industry body in New Zealand has voiced its concerns over the Government's newly published provisional health standards for imported pigmeat, declaring the rule change could lead to an infestation of blue ear disease among the country's swine herds. (thefreedictionary.com)
- March 16 - Chinese pork production and consumption are expected to increase by four and five percent respectively in 2009 as the industry continues its recovery from the debilitating blue ear disease epidemics in 2006 and 2007 and the Government maintains subsidies to producers. (thefreedictionary.com)
- 1 MMT -- citing low pork prices as a major reason for this, as the swine sector continues to recover from the damaging blue ear disease outbreaks in 2006 and 2007. (thefreedictionary.com)
- Over time, the cholesteatoma increases in size and destroys the delicate middle ear bones. (bcm.edu)
- This book covers the latest advances in disciplines related to the middle ear pathologies such as: the innovations in the understanding of its functional anatomy and their implications along with the breakthroughs in the physiopathology of its diseases and the most recent concepts of their pathogenesis. (springer.com)
- As an up-to-date learning resource, based on demonstrated clinico-radiological correlations, this book is a highly valuable teaching tool, especially when contemplating proceeding in middle ear surgery. (springer.com)
- Middle Ear Diseases is a comprehensive work, aimed for trainees, board candidates and teachers in otolaryngology and otology to respond to every educational need in regard to the most common middle ear pathologies. (springer.com)
- The ear is divided into 3 main areas: the external ear, the middle ear and the inner ear. (vetinfo.com)
- The middle ear and the inner ear cannot be seen unless the ear drum connecting them to the external ear is ruptured. (vetinfo.com)
- Prior to treatment with intratympanic medication, laser assisted tympanostomy with middle ear exploration, using otoendoscopy to determine the status of the round window niche and remove mucosal folds, helps in making the round window membrane accessible to local application of drops. (nih.gov)
- The Eustachian tube opens up in the middle ear and helps to regulate air pressure. (medindia.net)
- Unlike the condition in people, where "earaches" involving the middle and inner ear are common, most of the ear problems in pets involve the outer or external ear canals. (timesunion.com)
- Ear hematomas (a kind of blood blister in the flap part of the ear) can occur in pets of any age, although most of my patients with ear hematomas are middle-aged and older. (timesunion.com)
- The Western Australian government announced last month that epidemic rates of chronic middle-ear disease and hearing loss are hampering education outcomes in the north-west. (onlineopinion.com.au)
- Prevalent middle-ear disease in the region is not a new problem - for any other illness and any other disability, funding would have been prioritized, but hearing loss and middle-ear disease is an invisible disability. (onlineopinion.com.au)
- The rate of middle-ear disease in this region is one of the highest in the world, according to the World Health Organization and it isextraordinary that the problem, generally attributed to a lack of services and economic disadvantage, coexists with one of the most affluent mining areas in the world. (onlineopinion.com.au)
- Ninety-four per cent of children in one lower-primary school had middle-ear disease or a related hearing loss. (onlineopinion.com.au)
- Learning externally or home education present good options for kids with hearing loss and chronic middle-ear disease, and present logical alternatives to continued academic struggles and absences. (onlineopinion.com.au)
- In total, 1191 isolates were included from patients diagnosed with chronic otitis media without cholesteatoma (COM), cholesteatomatous otitis media (Chole), middle ear effusion (MEE), including acute otitis media and otitis media with effusion, and external otitis (EO). (springer.com)
- Poetker DM, Lindstrom DR, Edmiston CE, Krepel CJ, Link TR, Kerschner JE (2005) Microbiology of middle ear effusions from 292 patients undergoing tympanostomy tube placement for middle ear disease. (springer.com)
- Seibert JW, Danner CJ (2006) Eustachian tube function and the middle ear. (springer.com)
- The Society for Middle Ear Disease aims to promote public and professional awareness of the importance of otitis media as a major health problem. (enttoday.org)
- Chronic middle ear disease refers to a condition of the middle part of the ear that doesn't go away or that keeps coming back. (benendenhospital.org.uk)
- However chronic middle ear disease doesn't go away, or keeps recurring. (benendenhospital.org.uk)
- Otitis media is a group of viral and bacterial inflammatory diseases of the middle ear. (benendenhospital.org.uk)
- The eustachian tube runs from the middle of each ear to the back of the throat. (adam.com)
- Normally, this tube drains fluid that is made in the middle ear. (adam.com)
- It occurs when the tubes that drain fluid from the middle ear into the throat become blocked, causing fluid to build up. (adam.com)
- Application of Essential Oils for middle ear and inner ear diseases. (nii.ac.jp)
- We have investigated the possibility to apply the Essential oil as a therapeutic drug for inner ear diseases or middle ear diseases. (nii.ac.jp)
- Next we made otitis media model with PMA and investigated if Organo could prevent middle ear inflammation. (nii.ac.jp)
- These results suggests that Essential oil can be a promising drug for inner and middle ear disease. (nii.ac.jp)
- A heart attack is a symptom of coronary heart disease. (express.co.uk)
- Another lesser known warning symptom of the disease includes bad breath. (express.co.uk)
- The most common symptom of vestibular disease is loss of balance. (pethealthnetwork.com)
- While most allergic dogs have itchy skin, some experience inflammation within the ear canals as their only symptom. (speakingforspot.com)
- If you have worked with an ear & throat diseases nonprofit, write a review and tell your story. (greatnonprofits.org)
- Want to donate to or volunteer for an Ear & Throat Diseases charity or nonprofit? (greatnonprofits.org)
- Find top-rated ear & throat diseases nonprofits and charities and start volunteering or donating today. (greatnonprofits.org)
- Now after my 4th day on steriods, I have a sharp intermitten pain in my left ear. (healingwell.com)
- I noticed that I have a crease running fully through my left ear. (medhelp.org)
- A trial of high-dose prednisone (60 mg/d for 30 days) results in full recovery of the right ear hearing and substantial improvement in the left ear. (jci.org)
- The failure of your adrenal glands to produce adrenocortical hormones is most commonly the result of the body attacking itself (autoimmune disease). (amazonaws.com)
- Ear problems are among the most commonly seen problems in veterinary hospitals. (timesunion.com)
- Ear disease is most commonly managed by identifying and controlling the underlying cause. (vcahospitals.com)
- Share information and don't miss Mass. Eye and Ear updates on research and clinical advancements. (masseyeandear.org)
- Thyroid eye disease and tumors of the eye socket (orbit) are complicated, and potentially sight threatening, clinical conditions," said Suzanne Freitag, M.D. , Director of the Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery Service and Co-director of the Center for Thyroid Eye Disease and Orbital Surgery at Mass. Eye and Ear and Associate Professor of Ophthalmology at Harvard Medical School (HMS). (newswise.com)
- Mass. Eye and Ear is a Harvard Medical School teaching hospital and trains future medical leaders in ophthalmology and otolaryngology, through residency as well as clinical and research fellowships. (newswise.com)
- The report includes coverage of disease clinical trials by region and top countries, trial phase, trial status, end points status and sponsor type. (reportbuyer.com)
- Today we celebrate the decades of work by many individuals to bring gene therapy from science fiction to clinical reality for patients with inherited retinal disease. (eurekalert.org)
- The goals of this meeting include the exchange of clinical and scientific information regarding the autoinflammatory diseases. (nih.gov)
- This disease can occur as a distinct clinical entity or in association with an underlying autoimmune disorder. (uzh.ch)
- Does the clinical finding of ear wax exclude the finding of otitis media? (bmj.com)
- When the boy arrived at Raynor's center, his ears were red and inflamed, and were leaking pus, and his ear canals were narrow from inflammation. (livescience.com)
- The lining of the ear canals is truly an extension of the skin, so it makes sense that diseases that cause skin inflammation may have the same effect on the ear canals. (speakingforspot.com)
- In a study published online March 1 in the journal Pediatrics , researchers found higher levels of C-reactive protein -- a sign of inflammation and heart disease risk -- in obese kids. (bio-medicine.org)
- Satoh H, Firestein GS, Billings PB, Harris JP and Keithley EM: Proinflammatory cytokine expression in the endolymphatic sac during inner ear inflammation. (spandidos-publications.com)
- The ear which was give Organo showed less inflammation blood cell components compared to the control. (nii.ac.jp)
- Cochlear implantation outcomes in patients with autoimmune and immune-mediated inner ear disease. (webmd.com)
- A key feature of immune-mediated inner ear disease is a positive response to immunosuppressive therapy (ie, corticosteroids) in the form of improved hearing. (medscape.com)
- Surgery generally is not appropriate for immune-mediated inner ear disease. (medscape.com)
- therefore, immune-mediated inner ear disease may be a preferred term. (medscape.com)
- A certain subset of patients with presumed Ménière disease (idiopathic endolymphatic hydrops) actually may have Ménière syndrome, in which the underlying pathophysiology is immune mediated. (medscape.com)
- Vambutas A, Pathak S. AAO: Autoimmune and Autoinflammatory (Disease) in Otology: What is New in Immune-Mediated Hearing Loss. (medscape.com)
- Autoimmune inner ear disease, as the term suggests is an immune disorder that affects the structure of the inner ear. (medindia.net)
- When there is any damage to the inner ear, cytokines are released, which may provoke other immune reactions. (medindia.net)
- The eye and likewise the ear may only have partial immunity and there are certain antigens that are not recognized by the immune system. (medindia.net)
- These can result from excessive wax in the ears, excess moisture, allergies, food sensitivities, mange, immune diseases, and hormonal diseases such as thyroid and adrenal disease. (timesunion.com)
- Therefore I always do something to support the immune system, and I make sure the pet is not suffering from allergies or adrenal or thyroid disease. (timesunion.com)
- No - Ménière's disease is not an autoimmune disorder in itself, but it can be caused by certain disorder of the immune system. (specsavers.co.uk)
- A recent paper performed a literature review of all relevant articles dating back to 1980, and proposed a mechanism of pathogenesis which includes an inflammatory response and immune cell attack on inner ear structures. (wikipedia.org)
- Cross-reactions - Accidental damage of the inner ear by antibodies or T-cells that recognize an inner ear antigen that is similar to a bacterial or viral antigen Genetic factors - Predisposition to developing an autoimmune disorder based on genes inherited Intolerance - The immune system may not be aware of all the antigens present in the inner ear until physical damage releases some of these antigens. (wikipedia.org)
- Immune-mediated diseases are confirmed with biopsy of primary lesions (papules, vesicles, pustules, erythematous margins of secondary lesions) and histologic evaluation by a dermatohistopathologist. (merckvetmanual.com)
- Pathak S, Hatam LJ, Bonagura V and Vambutas A: Innate immune recognition of molds and homology to the inner ear protein, cochlin, in patients with autoimmune inner ear disease. (spandidos-publications.com)
- It occurs when the body' s immune system attacks cells in the inner ear that are mistaken for a virus or bacteria. (char.ru)
- Newswise - Boston, Mass. - Massachusetts Eye and Ear recently opened the Center for Thyroid Eye Disease and Orbital Surgery , a multidisciplinary initiative to address complex conditions affecting the eye sockets, including orbital tumors and thyroid eye disease. (newswise.com)
- Surgeons at Mass. Eye and Ear are pioneering minimally invasive surgical techniques to remove these tumors and speed up recovery time. (newswise.com)
- Eventually, it may erode into the inner ear and cause permanent hearing loss or dizziness. (bcm.edu)
- Thus, ear diseases can leaves us with difficulties hearing, pain, along with extreme dizziness that can lead to nausea. (livestrong.com)
- Dogs with peripheral vestibular disease have a breakdown in communication between the inner ear and the brain, causing dizziness. (pethealthnetwork.com)
- Addison's disease is a disorder that occurs when your body produces insufficient amounts of certain hormones produced by your adrenal glands. (amazonaws.com)
- The drug, OTO-104, is a steroid treatment for a rare inner ear disorder called Ménière's disease, which disrupts hearing and balance. (fiercebiotech.com)
- This health condition generally affects one ear and just 15 percent of the cases are found in which people with this disorder have lost hearing in both ears. (onlymyhealth.com)
Autoimmune inner ear19
- Less than 1% of the 28 million Americans who have hearing loss have it because of autoimmune inner ear disease. (webmd.com)
- What Is Autoimmune Inner Ear Disease? (webmd.com)
- American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery: "Autoimmune Inner Ear Disease. (webmd.com)
- American Speech-Language-Hearing Association: "Autoimmune Inner Ear Disease. (webmd.com)
- Hear-It.org: "Autoimmune Inner Ear Disease. (webmd.com)
- Immunosuppressive therapy for autoimmune inner ear disease. (webmd.com)
- High doses of steroids have been shown to work well for autoimmune inner ear disease, but they have many side effects. (webmd.com)
- What can help with autoimmune inner ear disease? (webmd.com)
- Pathak S, Goldofsky E, Vivas EX, Bonagura VR, Vambutas A. IL-1ß is overexpressed and aberrantly regulated in corticosteroid nonresponders with autoimmune inner ear disease. (medscape.com)
- Autoimmune inner ear disease is the result of antibodies attacking the inner ear, causing hearing loss . (specsavers.co.uk)
- People who experience hearing loss from autoimmune inner ear disease might benefit from wearing hearing aids. (specsavers.co.uk)
- Can autoimmune inner ear disease be cured? (specsavers.co.uk)
- IL-1β inhibition in autoimmune inner ear disease: can you hear me now? (jci.org)
- ClinicalTrials.gov lists trials that are related to Autoimmune Inner Ear disease. (nih.gov)
- PubMed is a searchable database of medical literature and lists journal articles that discuss Autoimmune Inner Ear disease. (nih.gov)
- Matsuoka AJ and Harris JP: Autoimmune inner ear disease: A retrospective review of forty-seven patients. (spandidos-publications.com)
- Goodall AF and Siddiq MA: Current understanding of the pathogenesis of autoimmune inner ear disease: A review. (spandidos-publications.com)
- Gopen Q, Keithley EM and Harris JP: Mechanisms underlying autoimmune inner ear disease. (spandidos-publications.com)
- Autoimmune inner ear disease was first described by Dr. Brian McCabe of the University of Iowa in 1979. (char.ru)
- We reported a very rare case of metastatic Crohn's disease involving the retro-auricular region. (hindawi.com)
- A case report and a review of literature concerning metastatic Crohn's disease. (hindawi.com)
- Metastatic Crohn's disease is an uncommon extraintestinal cutaneous manifestation of Crohn's disease and a very rare case involving the retro-auricular region is reported here. (hindawi.com)
- There is no clear association with the severity of Crohn's disease and in some cases, the cutaneous lesions predate the onset of gastrointestinal Crohn's disease. (hindawi.com)
- Metastatic cutaneous Crohn's disease is a rare manifestation of Crohn's disease. (hindawi.com)
- We report a very rare case of metastatic Crohn's disease affecting the ear in a man with longstanding Crohn's disease. (hindawi.com)
- A 43-year-old man with an 18 years history of Crohn's disease developed a severe erythematous and exudative skin lesion in the right postauricular cleft region. (hindawi.com)
- Concurrently, the patient had a recurrence of severe perineal Crohn's disease and warranted further course of infliximab. (hindawi.com)
- Subsequently, with dermatology advice, treatment with high-dose betnovate cream, oral steroids, and infliximab resulted in rapid remission of the skin condition (both the postaural and umbilical areas) and the perineal Crohn's disease. (hindawi.com)
- Crohn's Disease for over 34 years. (healingwell.com)
- Results from this biopsy and a second skin biopsy revealed that he had a skin condition that can occur as a complication of Crohn's disease . (livescience.com)
- We report histopathological and immunohistochemical findings of the inner ear of a patient with a granulomatous inner ear disease suffering from Crohn's disease that was nonresponsive to treatment and who underwent surgery for bilateral cochlear implants. (uzh.ch)
- The Vietnamese veterinary department under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has reported that many provinces across the country have successfully controlled the recent outbreak of blue-ear pig disease. (pigprogress.net)
- Our veterinary dermatologist routinely diagnoses and manages chronic and recurrent ear disease. (vcahospitals.com)
- AUTOIMMUNE SKIN DISEASE MANAGEMENT Our veterinary internists routinely diagnose and manage autoimmune skin diseases. (vcahospitals.com)
External ear ca1
- Logan Turner's Diseases of the Nose, Throat and Ear, Volume 10 is intended to serve as a preparatory volume for senior students, general practitioners, and trainees in otolaryngology preparing for a fellowship examination in otolaryngology. (elsevier.com)
- Ear disease is a subfield of otolaryngology addressing the pathology of the ear. (wikipedia.org)
- The Center for Thyroid Eye Disease and Orbital Surgery represents a marriage of ophthalmology and otolaryngology care that will ensure that we're delivering the highest quality of care for Mass. Eye and Ear patients. (newswise.com)
- Specializing in ophthalmology (eye care) and otolaryngology-head and neck surgery (ear, nose and throat care), Mass. Eye and Ear clinicians provide care ranging from the routine to the very complex. (eurekalert.org)
- Also called adrenal insufficiency, Addison's disease occurs in all age groups and affects both sexes. (amazonaws.com)
- Peripheral vestibular disease generally affects senior and geriatric dogs over 8 years of age. (pethealthnetwork.com)
- If the disease only affects one ear, your dog may walk with a tilt or in circles. (pethealthnetwork.com)
- This disease equally affects both, whether the person is male or female. (onlymyhealth.com)
- Most patients with chronic otitis media and nearly all patients with cholesteatoma require surgery to cure the disease. (bcm.edu)
- This length of time is preferred because it gives time after the first surgery for the ear to heal. (bcm.edu)
- They are caused by wear and tear on the ear, disease, certain drugs, and blows and skull fractures, and usually cause permanent damage that cannot be helped by surgery or medical treatment. (faqs.org)
- The following topics are discussed: decision-making for surgery on wet or best hearing ears, children, bilateral surgery, working with local anaesthesia, and obtaining adequate consent in this environment. (cambridge.org)
- This type of ear injection is often called destructive surgery, but it rarely involves an actual operation. (earhelp.co.uk)
- It is hoped that this will reduce the number of people who eventually need extensive inner ear surgery to try to reduce the frequency of their attacks. (earhelp.co.uk)
- The surgery aims to insert tiny tubes between the different parts of the inner ear, to allow the pressure to equalise more easily. (earhelp.co.uk)
- This type of surgery, referred to as non-destructive is more extensive surgery but it does not destroy the hearing apparatus in the ear. (earhelp.co.uk)
- For people with advanced gum disease, it is imperative that they get a scaling done every three months for the first year after gum surgery . (steadyhealth.com)
- Raynor said she could not see his eardrums because the ear canals were so inflamed and damaged. (livescience.com)
- Canals in the inner ear contain hair-like receptors that detect movement and sending signals to the brain to help us maintain our balance. (miracle-ear.com)
- The options for dealing with this situation are to prevent the ear canals from ever getting wet (you try suggesting this to someone with a Labrador and a backyard swimming pool), or the consistent application of "drying agent" into the ear canals after they get wet. (speakingforspot.com)
- Some dogs are born with stenotic ear canals. (speakingforspot.com)
- Are you wondering why I did not add "hairy ear canals" to this list of factors predisposing to canine ear disease? (speakingforspot.com)
- The idea behind this is to clear out debris in the inner ear, within the vestibular canals, which may trigger an attack. (earhelp.co.uk)
- The vestibular disease is a rare inner ear disease and it occurs mainly due to some neurological abnormalities in the brain and may interfere with the dog's equilibrium. (vetinfo.com)
- Your vet should advise you on the proper methods for cleaning your dog's ears, as a dog's ears are differently shaped and more sensitive than a human's. (vetinfo.com)
- Please do not use this concoction in your dog's ears before discussing it with your veterinarian. (speakingforspot.com)