TITLE

Hearing Loss Owing to Intralabyrinthine Schwannoma Responsive to Intratympanic Steroid Treatment

AUTHOR(S)
Iseri, Mete; Ulubil, Safter Arif; Topdag, Murat; Oran, Abdulkadir
PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Journal of Otolaryngology -- Head & Neck Surgery;Jun2009, Vol. 38 Issue 3, pE95
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
A case report on hearing loss attributed to vestibular schwannoma and the effectiveness of intratympanic steroid treatment is presented. The case study patient is a 29-year-old woman with tinnitus, hearing loss, and other complaints typical of Meniere disease. The distinctions between vestibular schwannoma and labyrinthitis are mentioned. Criteria for treatment is noted.
ACCESSION #
53484112

 

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