A Case of Bilateral Sudden Hearing Loss and Tinnitus after Salicylate Intoxication

Abstract

Salicylate, the active ingredient of aspirin can cause sensorineural hearing loss and tinnitus when plasma concentrations reach a critical level. The ototoxic mechanisms of salicylate remain unclear but hearing and tinnitus usually recovers a few days after intoxication. There have been few reports of salicylate-induced ototoxicity in Korea, and the… (More)
DOI: 10.7874/kja.2013.17.1.23

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