Cochlear osteoneogenesis after meningitis in cochlear implant patients: a retrospective analysis.

@article{Durisin2010CochlearOA,
  title={Cochlear osteoneogenesis after meningitis in cochlear implant patients: a retrospective analysis.},
  author={Martin Durisin and S{\"o}nke Bartling and Christoph Arnoldner and Melanie Ende and Jana Prokein and Anke Lesinski-Schiedat and Heinrich Lanfermann and Thomas Lenarz and Timo St{\"o}ver},
  journal={Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology},
  year={2010},
  volume={31 7},
  pages={1072-8}
}
STUDY DESIGN Retrospective clinical study. SETTING Academic tertiary referral center at the Medical University of Hannover. PATIENTS Computed tomographic findings of 126 patients (95 children and 31 adults) profoundly deafened by meningitis during a period of 20 years were evaluated. Children were defined as up to 12 years old at the onset of meningitis. No patients showed any relevant bilateral auditory brainstem response thresholds at the time of admission to our clinic. INTERVENTIONS… CONTINUE READING