Cochlear pathology following reimplantation of a multichannel scala tympani electrode array in the macaque.

@article{Shepherd1995CochlearPF,
  title={Cochlear pathology following reimplantation of a multichannel scala tympani electrode array in the macaque.},
  author={Robert K. Shepherd and Graeme M. Clark and Shao-ling Xu and Brian C Pyman},
  journal={The American journal of otology},
  year={1995},
  volume={16 2},
  pages={186-99}
}
The histopathologic consequence of removing and reimplanting intracochlear electrode arrays on residual auditory nerve fibers is an important issue when evaluating the safety of cochlear prostheses. The authors have examined this issue by implanting multichannel intracochlear electrodes in macaque monkeys. Macaques were selected because of the similarity of… CONTINUE READING