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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 65
Published: 22 January 2007
10.1159/000098674
EISBN: 978-3-318-01343-6
... Abstract Otosclerosis is a bone disease of the human otic capsule, which is among the mostcommon causes of acquired hearing loss. The pathologic process is characterized by a waveof abnormal bone remodeling in specific sites of predilection within the endochondral layerof the temporal bone...
Book Chapter
Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 65
Published: 22 January 2007
10.1159/000098676
EISBN: 978-3-318-01343-6
... Abstract Measles virus (MeV) might play an important role as an environmental stimulus in theetiopathogenesis of otosclerosis. Chronic inflammation was shown in morphologic investigationsof otosclerotic foci and MeV N, P, and F proteins were detected within cells of the otoscleroticfocus...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 65
Published: 22 January 2007
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-01343-6
EISBN: 978-3-318-01343-6
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 37
Published: 18 August 1987
10.1159/000414108
EISBN: 978-3-318-03141-6
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 65
Published: 22 January 2007
10.1159/000098665
EISBN: 978-3-318-01343-6
... Abstract The histopathology of otosclerosis is described in detail in classical textbooks likeSchuknecht’s Histopathology of the Ear or Friedmann and Arnold’s Pathology of the Ear. Inthis article, some of the important and new facts will be summarized which might affect theunderstanding...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 65
Published: 22 January 2007
10.1159/000098666
EISBN: 978-3-318-01343-6
... Abstract Otosclerosis occurring with other pathologies has received little attention in the literaturealthough these concomitant occurrences can be clinically relevant. We studied the clinicaland histopathological characteristics of 182 cases of otosclerosis from our humantemporal bone...
Book Chapter
Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 65
Published: 22 January 2007
10.1159/000098754
EISBN: 978-3-318-01343-6
... Abstract Even though the diagnosis of otosclerosis is confirmed definitively during surgery, preoperativediagnosis and determination of the indication for surgery are made based on audiologicalevaluation. Audiological tests should firmly establish a conductive component tohearing loss...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 65
Published: 22 January 2007
10.1159/000098854
EISBN: 978-3-318-01343-6
... Abstract Objective: To evaluate results of cochlear implantation in patients with far-advancedotosclerosis. Methods: Sixteen patients with far-advanced otosclerosis had undergone unilateral(n = 13) or bilateral (n = 3) cochlear implantation. Surgical difficulties, incidence ofcomplications...
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Book Chapter
Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 65
Published: 22 January 2007
10.1159/000098664
EISBN: 978-3-318-01343-6
... Abstract Otosclerosis is an inflammatory disease of the human temporal bone which wasassumed to affect up to 10% of the Caucasians. Histologic otosclerosis has an incidence of3.4%. It is considered as a major cause of hearing loss in Western countries while a low incidenceis observed among...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 65
Published: 22 January 2007
10.1159/000098669
EISBN: 978-3-318-01343-6
... Abstract A histological study of a pair of temporal bones was performed in a case of Menière’sdisease. A severe endolymphatic hydrops and extensive capsular otosclerosis bilaterally wasfound. Severe endolympathic hydrops results from otosclerotic endolympahtic duct occlusion.Our unique...
Book Chapter
Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 65
Published: 22 January 2007
10.1159/000098675
EISBN: 978-3-318-01343-6
... Abstract Otosclerosis is one of the commonest causes of hearing loss in adults. The hereditarynature of the disease has been acknowledged for over a century but the precise genetic basisof the disorder has as yet not been characterised. It is currently recognised that familial...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 65
Published: 22 January 2007
10.1159/000098670
EISBN: 978-3-318-01343-6
... Abstract The pathological perilabyrinthine bone remodelling of otosclerosis is associated with agenetic predisposition and triggered by mechanisms so far unknown. A proposed viral aetiologyof otosclerosis originates from a similar concept of Paget’s disease. However, at present,it is not clear...
Book Chapter
Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 65
Published: 22 January 2007
10.1159/000098671
EISBN: 978-3-318-01343-6
... scanning electron microscopic and histopathological features of normal and otoscleroticstapes. The specimens were obtained from adult human temporal bones and duringoperation of patients with otosclerosis. Our results show that the surface of the normal stapeshad various degrees of structural features...
Book Chapter
Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 65
Published: 22 January 2007
10.1159/000098745
EISBN: 978-3-318-01343-6
... regulating the bone homeostasis of the otic capsule. The purpose of theGENDEAF otosclerosis database is to explore the otosclerotic phenotype more in depth.Subtle phenotypic differences otherwise not visible, may become statistically relevant in alarge number of patients. Their identification can lead...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 65
Published: 22 January 2007
10.1159/000098756
EISBN: 978-3-318-01343-6
... Abstract The aim of the study was to investigate changes in middle ear dynamic characteristicscaused by both otosclerosis and stapes surgery (platinotomy, prosthesis positioning, ossicularchain maneuver) and to evaluate distortion product otoacoustic emissions (DPOAEs) beforeand following...