Role of glucocorticoid in vestibular compensation in relation to activation of vestibular nucleus neurons.

@article{Yamanaka1995RoleOG,
  title={Role of glucocorticoid in vestibular compensation in relation to activation of vestibular nucleus neurons.},
  author={Toshiaki Yamanaka and Masashi Sasa and Taku Amano and Hiroshi Miyahara and Takashi Matsunaga},
  journal={Acta oto-laryngologica. Supplementum},
  year={1995},
  volume={519},
  pages={168-72}
}
It is still not established whether or not glucocorticoids are effective in the treatment of vestibular disorders such as dizziness and imbalance, although these drugs in combination with several others are used to treat dizziness and imbalance in some diseases. This study was undertaken to investigate the effects of a glucocorticoid, dexamethasone, on vestibular disorder following unilateral labyrinthectomy in pigmented rabbits. Neuronal activities of the medial vestibular nucleus (MVN) in… CONTINUE READING