Preliminary results of auditory brainstem implantation in prelingually deaf children with inner ear malformations including severe stenosis of the cochlear aperture and aplasia of the cochlear nerve.

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OBJECTIVE The aim of our study is to present the results of 11 children where auditory brainstem implantation (ABI) was successfully performed to restore hearing. STUDY DESIGN Case presentation. This study was conducted at the departments of Otolaryngology and Neurosurgery at Hacettepe University Ankara, Turkey. PATIENTS Between July 2006 and April 2008… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/MAO.0b013e3181b07d41

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@article{Sennarolu2009PreliminaryRO, title={Preliminary results of auditory brainstem implantation in prelingually deaf children with inner ear malformations including severe stenosis of the cochlear aperture and aplasia of the cochlear nerve.}, author={Levent Sennaroğlu and Ibrahim Mustafa Ziyal and Ahmet Atas and Gonca Sennaroğlu and Esra B Yucel and Sebnem Sevinc and Meltem Ciğdem Ekin and Sarp Saraç and Gamze Atay and Burçe Ozgen and Osman Ekin Ozcan and E. Eren Belgin and Vittorio Colletti and Ergin Turan}, journal={Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology}, year={2009}, volume={30 6}, pages={708-15} }