Dariusz Jurkiewicz

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The adenoids and tonsils are thought to be essential parts of the system protecting organism against pathogens invading the upper respiratory tracts. Human adenoids and tonsils are known to be immunologically reactive lymphoid organs, which manifest specific antibodies and B and T cells activity in response to variety of antigens carrying out the functions(More)
The development of minimally invasive procedures such as the balloon dilation Eustachian tuboplasty (BET) is an alternative to the grommet tympanum membrane. BET is applied in the cases where, after elimination of all factors influencing the ET and middle ear functioning, no sufficient improvement is observed. The aim of this study was to present the(More)
Aim is to determine the efficacy and pain level associated with the use of dissolvable carboxymethyl cellulose (CMC) foam dressing in functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS) in adult patients. In the present prospective study, 60 patients with bilateral chronic rhinosinusitis were included. All patients underwent bilateral FESS. Thirty patients had both(More)
UNLABELLED The purpose of this study was to analyze the relation between clinical picture of allergic disease and the level of pollen count the patients are exposed to. MATERIAL AND METHOD We analyzed the severity of allergic rhinitis, conjunctivitis and bronchial asthma in a group of 640 subjects from Warsaw area with hypersensitivity to hazel, alder,(More)
OBJECTIVE The research determining odors recognizable by children from Poland and Eastern Europe has not been widely described in the literature. The aim of the study was to determine the odors recognizable by Polish children which could be used in a screening olfactory test. METHODS The study was performed in Children's Hospital in Warsaw. Ninety-one(More)
The inflammatory pathologies of the ENT tract are often characterized by presence of catarral, mucous-purulent and crusty secretions. In such cases, an efficient therapy has to change the dense secretions as first and then remove them. "Rinoflow" is a compressor-micronizer chamber system specially designed for treatment of affections of upper respiratory(More)
In balance system assessment there is no single set of tests applicable for all patients. A comprehensive medical history plays a main role in balance assessment. Patients often describe the same disorders in different ways. The aim of our work was to analyze effectiveness of betahistine hydrochloride (Betaserc) treatment on vertigo, nausea, vomiting,(More)
Laryngeal cancer is the most common of head and neck cancers. Neoplasm used to develop basing on DNA mutation which leads to uncontrolled growth and cells' division. It is due to spontaneous mutations or influence of chemical, biological and physical factors. Laryngeal cancer generation is conditioned by many synergic factors. Some of them certainly(More)
In patients with nasal polyps the colonisation of nasal polyps tissues by Helicobacter pylori was investigated using urease test (GUT plus). In this prospective clinical trials we enrolled 61 subjects who had undergone endoscopic nasal polyps surgery and 30 subjects who had undergone septoplasty (control group) were questioned and biopsy specimens of the(More)
UNLABELLED Exposure to loud sounds can cause acute acoustic trauma and permanent sensorineural hearing loss. The aim of the study was to evaluate effectiveness of pharmacological treatment combined with the hyperbaric oxygen (HBO) in the treatment of sensorineural hearing loss following acute acoustic trauma for patients treated in the Department of(More)