Perspectives on the Pathophysiology and Treatment of Sudden Idiopathic Sensorineural Hearing Loss

Suckfüll, Markus
October 2009
Deutsches Aerzteblatt International;10/9/2009, Vol. 106 Issue 41, p2
Academic Journal
In this article the author reflects upon the diagnosis, treatment, and pathophysiological issues related to sudden sensorineural hearing loss. He discusses the causes, symptoms, and pathogenesis of hearing loss, and talks about the diagnostic tests used in detecting hearing disorders. He also gives an overview the treatment available for the disorder, and mentions the use of glucocorticoids and plasma expanders in the treatment.


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