Brazilian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology (Impresso)
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Clinical and otorhinolaryngological aspects of extranodal NK/T cell lymphoma, nasal type.
Extranodal NK/T-Cell lymphoma, nasal type (NKTLN) is a disease that mainly affects the nasal cavity and the paranasal sinuses. Early nasal symptoms are nonspecific, simulating sinus infection. With disease progression, necrosis of the nasal mucosa increases, hindering histological diagnosis. Thus, m...
Olfaction disorders: retrospective study.
The smell, subjective phenomenon of great importance, is poorly understood and studied in humans. Physicians with more knowledge about smell disorders tend to consider the phenomenon important and to better manage the diagnosis and its treatment. First to describe a sample of patients presenting wit...
Study of the relationship between the degree of tinnitus annoyance and the presence of hyperacusis.
We analyzed medical records of 309 patients, 169 (54.7%) females and 140 (45.3%) males. The mean age was 53 years. The median degree of tinnitus annoyance was 7. Hyperacusis was present in 57 (18.4%) patients, with a median degree of 5. The degree of annoyance due to tinnitus patients with hyperacus...
[Volume 79 edição 4 - jul/ago 2013].
[Volume 79 edição 3 - mai/jun 2013].
Surgical treatment and adjuvant therapies of recurrent respiratory papillomatosis.
We used the literature review, through surveys based electronic data in the public domain, to search for articles between 1992-2012, using keywords: papilloma, human papilloma virus infection, larynx, therapeutic, papilloma virus vaccine. We surveyed 357 articles, of which 49 were used as the basis...
Propolis and its emerging anti-neoplastic effects: beyond its role in oral dysplasia.
Human papillomavirus types in cases of squamous cell carcinoma of head and neck in Colombia.
Estimating the type-specific prevalence of human papillomavirus (HPV) in head and neck cancer (HNSCC) is helpful in predicting the impact of HPV immunization. To estimate the overall prevalence, and gender and age-specific prevalence of HPV in HNSCC. This cross sectional retrospective study was carr...
Evaluation of balance in fallers and non-fallers elderly.
We studied 30 subjects older than 65 years of age. 15 subjects had a history of falls within a year (Group I) and 15 subjects had no history of falls (Group II). The scores of Computerized Dynamic Posturography (CDP); Sensory Organization Test (SOT), Limits of Stability (LOS), Rhytmic Weight Shift (...
Efficacy of cidofovir in recurrent juvenile respiratory papillomatosis.
The efficacy of cidofovir in juvenile recurrent respiratory papillomatosis (JRRP) remains uncertain due to the lack of published case-control studies. To establish factors affecting the progression of JRRP prognosis, and to evaluate cidofovir for eradicating JRRP. Retrospective. 22 children with JRR...