Transtympanic steroids as a salvage therapy in sudden hearing loss: preliminary results.

@article{Dallan2006TranstympanicSA,
  title={Transtympanic steroids as a salvage therapy in sudden hearing loss: preliminary results.},
  author={Iacopo Dallan and Luca Bruschini and Andrea Nacci and Paolo Bruschini and Claudio Antonio Traino and Ferdinando Rognini and Bruno Fattori},
  journal={ORL; journal for oto-rhino-laryngology and its related specialties},
  year={2006},
  volume={68 5},
  pages={247-52}
}
PURPOSE To understand the real efficacy of transtympanic steroid therapy for sudden sensorineural hearing loss (SSHL) in patients in whom traditional therapies have failed. PROCEDURES A prospective study was designed in order to evaluate hearing improvement in SSHL patients treated with transtympanic therapy. A solution of methyl-prednisolone (MP) and sodium bicarbonate was administered via a transtympanic injection to 8 patients. Hearing level was evaluated before therapy and at days 1, 7… CONTINUE READING

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