Spontaneous Intracranial Hypotension Syndrome with Bilateral Hearing Loss and Hyperacusia: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

Tarhan, Erkan; Bastan, Birgül; Aktas, Aykut Recep; Tarhan, Belde; Safak, Mustafa Asım
May 2011
Journal of International Advanced Otology;2011, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p271
Academic Journal
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