Immunofluorescent study of the endolymphatic sac in Menière's disease.

Immunofluorescent and light microscopic studies were performed on 21 small endolymphatic sac specimens biopsied during endolymphatic sac drainage surgery. The biopsies were taken from the extraosseous portions of the lateral side of the sac. Of the 21 specimens, only 5 displayed prominent histologic signs, including 1 with brown pigmentation and 4 with… CONTINUE READING