Refsum’s Disease and Cochlear Implantation

@article{Nogueira2014RefsumsDA,
  title={Refsum’s Disease and Cochlear Implantation},
  author={Cl{\'a}udia Nogueira and Thomasina Meehan and Gerard M. O'Donoghue},
  journal={Annals of Otology, Rhinology \& Laryngology},
  year={2014},
  volume={123},
  pages={425 - 427}
}
Objectives: The objective was to describe a case of bilateral cochlear implantation in a 59-year-old man with hearing and visual impairment due to Refsum’s disease. Method: A retrospective case review was performed. Results: After cochlear implantation, the patient demonstrated much improved audiometric performance and reported improved sound localization. Conclusions: Bilateral cochlear implantation is an important strategy in the improvement of hearing and quality of life in individuals with… 

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