Hugo Tran

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OBJECTIVE We aimed to evaluate rehabilitation of complete facial palsy with 3 procedures for hypoglossal-facial anastomosis: end-to-end ("original"), partial end-to-end with interpositional jump grafting ("jump") and the new partial end to end without grafting ("modified"). METHODS A medical jury reviewed videos of 36 patients with complete facial palsy(More)
Tinnitus is a public health issue in France. Around 1% of the population is affected and 30,000 people are handicapped in their daily life. The treatments available for disabling tinnitus have until now been disappointing. We are reporting on the surgical treatment by electrical stimulation of the auditory cortex of a female patient affected by disabling(More)
OBJECTIVE To report on the creation and administration of an online Script Concordance Test (SCT) for ear, nose, and throat (ENT), the ENT-SCT. DESIGN Prospective study. SETTING Two tertiary care university centers. PARTICIPANTS In total, 132 individuals were asked to test an ENT-SCT of 20 cases and 94 questions based on the major educational(More)
and participants at the All-UC Conference, the economic history workshop at Harvard University, and the 2013 AEA meeting. Liability for errors is limited to the author. 2 " Of Time and Space: Technological Spillovers among Patents and Unpatented Innovations in the Nineteenth Century " ABSTRACT The paper assesses the role of institutional mechanisms in(More)
BACKGROUND Inverted papilloma surgery is currently performed primarily with an endoscopic approach, a technique that has a recurrence rate of 12%. However, a recent study reported a recurrence rate of 5% with a strategy based on subperiosteal dissection of the tumor, with limited indications for using an external approach. The aim of this work was to(More)
Invasive aspergillosis (IA) is a severe disseminated fungal disease that occurs mostly in immunocompromised patients. However, central nervous system IA, combining meningitis and skull base involvement, does not occur only in groups with classic risk factors for IA; patients with chronic renal failure and diabetes mellitus are also at risk for more chronic(More)
To report on the presence of olfactory arachnoid dilatations (OAD), a previously undescribed radiologic feature of spontaneous cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) rhinorrhea originating from the cribriform plate of the ethmoid bone. The medical records of all patients treated between 2001 and 2011 at a tertiary care center for a spontaneous CSF rhinorrhea originating(More)
Rhino-orbito-cerebral mucormycoses constitute a severe fungal infection. These infections mostly arise in immunosuppressed patients. The surgery aiming at resecting necrosed hurts showed its interest in term of survival for lung and cutaneous mucormycosis. However, treatment of rhino-orbito-cerebral location of mucormycosis is not well defined. Transnasal(More)
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Lumbar puncture is a common procedure highly contributive to neurological diagnosis. It can also cause serious adverse side effects including subdural hematoma and intracranial hypotension as illustrated by this case report. CASE REPORT A 38-year-old women presented severe intracranial hypotension after a lumbar puncture. Magnetic(More)
BACKGROUND Intraosseous arachnoid cysts are rare and difficult to diagnose. The purpose of this study was to describe the clinical and radiological semiology of petrous and sphenoid arachnoid cysts and to propose a specific management strategy. METHODS This was a retrospective, descriptive study of patients with arachnoid cysts, which utilized CT, MRI,(More)