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Music students: conventional hearing thresholds and at high frequencies.
Research has shown that hearing loss in musicians may cause difficulty in timbre recognition and tuning of instruments. To analyze the hearing thresholds from 250 Hz to 16,000 Hz in a group of music students and compare them to a non-musician group in order to determine whether high-frequency audiom...
Congenital defects of the middle ear--uncommon cause of pediatric hearing loss.
In children, hypoacusis, or conductive hearing loss, is usually acquired; otitis media with effusion is the most common etiology. However, in some cases this condition is congenital, ranging from deformities of the external and middle ear to isolated ossicular chain malformations. The non-ossicular...
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...
ENT foreign bodies: profile of the cases seen at a tertiary hospital emergency care unit.
Individuals often seek help with foreign bodies (FB) in their ears, noses, and throats. Proper recognition, study, and management of foreign bodies is required to prevent complications. To analyze the profile of the patients seen for FB at a reference otorhinolaryngology emergency care unit between...
[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...