Middle ear pressures in patients with nasopharyngeal carcinoma and their clinical significance.

@article{Low1995MiddleEP,
  title={Middle ear pressures in patients with nasopharyngeal carcinoma and their clinical significance.},
  author={W K Low},
  journal={The Journal of laryngology and otology},
  year={1995},
  volume={109 5},
  pages={390-3}
}
  • W K Low
  • Published 1995 in The Journal of laryngology and otology
There is a paucity of studies investigating middle ear pressures (MEPs) in patients with nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC). This paper prospectively examines MEPs in patients with nasopharyngeal carcinoma before and after radiotherapy and discusses their clinical significance. Newly diagnosed patients with nasopharyngeal carcinoma were studied before and at three to 12 months (mean 7.5 months) after radiotherapy. MEPs were measured by tympanometry. Thirty-three patients completed the study. The… CONTINUE READING