Extratympanic electrocochleography: diagnostic and predictive value.

  title={Extratympanic electrocochleography: diagnostic and predictive value.},
  author={Dennis G. Pappas and Lynn Carmichael and Doug Hyatt and L M Toohey},
  journal={The American journal of otology},
  volume={21 1},
OBJECTIVE To define the clinical value of extratympanic electrocochleography (ECoG) in the diagnosis of Meniere's disease. STUDY DESIGN Retrospective case review. SETTING An otology/neurotology referral center. PATIENTS A group of 252 patients with symptoms consistent with Meniere's disease and 20 normal-hearing control subjects. INTERVENTION All patients underwent audiologic testing and extratympanic ECoG at the time of initial evaluation and, when possible, following treatment. MAIN… CONTINUE READING