Cochlear implantation in children with inner ear malformations.

@article{Kim2006CochlearII,
  title={Cochlear implantation in children with inner ear malformations.},
  author={Lee-Suk Kim and Sung-Wook Jeong and M. H. Huh and Young-Deok Park},
  journal={The Annals of otology, rhinology, and laryngology},
  year={2006},
  volume={115 3},
  pages={205-14}
}
OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to assess the outcomes of cochlear implantation in children with inner ear malformations (IEMs). METHODS A retrospective review of 212 children who received implants from September 1994 to May 2004 was performed. Forty-six of them had radiologic evidence of IEMs. The preoperative evaluations, intraoperative findings, postoperative complications, and performance outcomes were analyzed. For the comparative analysis of performance outcomes, the children with… CONTINUE READING

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The aim of this study was to assess the outcomes of cochlear implantation in children with inner ear malformations ( IEMs ) .
The aim of this study was to assess the outcomes of cochlear implantation in children with inner ear malformations ( IEMs ) .
The aim of this study was to assess the outcomes of cochlear implantation in children with inner ear malformations ( IEMs ) .
The aim of this study was to assess the outcomes of cochlear implantation in children with inner ear malformations ( IEMs ) .
All children with IEMs achieved open - set speech perception abilities , except for the children with a narrow internal auditory canal ( IAC ) , and showed progressive improvement of their speech perception abilities over time .
All children with IEMs achieved open - set speech perception abilities , except for the children with a narrow internal auditory canal ( IAC ) , and showed progressive improvement of their speech perception abilities over time .
All children with IEMs achieved open - set speech perception abilities , except for the children with a narrow internal auditory canal ( IAC ) , and showed progressive improvement of their speech perception abilities over time .
All children with IEMs achieved open - set speech perception abilities , except for the children with a narrow internal auditory canal ( IAC ) , and showed progressive improvement of their speech perception abilities over time .
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