Treatment of tinnitus by intratympanic instillation of lignocaine (lidocaine) 2 per cent through ventilation tubes.

@article{Podoshin1992TreatmentOT,
  title={Treatment of tinnitus by intratympanic instillation of lignocaine (lidocaine) 2 per cent through ventilation tubes.},
  author={L. Podoshin and Milo Fradis and Yadin B David},
  journal={The Journal of laryngology and otology},
  year={1992},
  volume={106 7},
  pages={603-6}
}
Idiopathic subjective tinnitus (IST) is one of the most obscure otological pathologies. This paper presents the results of treating IST by intratympanic instillation of lignocaine (lidocaine) 2 per cent through a grommet, for five weekly courses. Fifty-two patients suffering from intractable tinnitus entered this therapeutic trial, but only nine finished… CONTINUE READING