M M Polunin

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The objective of the present study was to evaluate the effectiveness and the safety of balloon dilatation of the cartilaginous portion of the Eustachian tube in the children presenting with relapsing exudative otitis media. A total of 15 children (22 ears) at the age from 3 to 16 years suffering from relapsing exudative otitis media over 18 months in(More)
The authors undertook the comparative analysis of the data obtained during layer-by-layer dissection and computed tomography of temporal bones from young children. It is concluded that the results of the study should be taken into consideration during surgery on the middle ear in young children.
UNLABELLED The objective of the present study was to obtain new data of practical significance from the comparative analysis of the anatomical structure of the tympanic cavity in newborn infants and young children. MATERIALS AND METHODS A total of 23 and 24 temporal bone macropreparations obtained from the newborn infants and young children (between 1 to(More)
This article was designed to report a case of otogenic abscess of the temporomandibular joint in a 5 year-old child. The specific feature of this observation is a rare complication of acute otitis media (otogenic abscess of the temporomandibular joint). Of crucial importance for the establishment of the correct diagnosis was the timely evaluation of the(More)
The examination of 103 children aged 1 year to 5 years had acute otitis media purulenta. They were treated with paracentesis which had a positive effect on recovery of the acoustic function. It is shown that children with previous acute otitis media should be followed up to control recovery of hearing.
This paper reports the results of examination and treatment of children presenting with deviation of the nasal septum. All of them underwent septoplasty simultaneous with rhinoplasty, vasotomy of inferior nasal concha, and correction of bullous middle nasal concha (if indicated). It is recommended that the data obtained be taken into consideration during(More)
Endoscopic laser surgery on lymphoid structures of the nasopharynx near the pharyngeal opening of the auditory tube was made with Lazon-10P laser in 67 children aged 3 to 14 years with documented exudative otitis media (EOM). All the children had conductive hypoacusis. Children who had tympanogram of type B and in whom otoscopy detected exudate behind the(More)
The specific clinical feature of mastoidities that developed in a patient presenting with chicken pox was the rapid progress in temporal bone destruction with partial thrombosis of the sigmoid sinusis in the absence of typical manifestations of mastoiditis. The pronounced destructive changes found in a series of CT images were regarded as the indications(More)