Unilateral Vestibular Loss Due to Systemically Administered Gentamicin

@article{Ahmed2011UnilateralVL,
  title={Unilateral Vestibular Loss Due to Systemically Administered Gentamicin},
  author={Rebekah M. Ahmed and Hamish G. MacDougall and G{\'a}bor Michael Halm{\'a}gyi},
  journal={Otology \& Neurotology},
  year={2011},
  volume={32},
  pages={1158-1162}
}
Objective: To report the little known fact that systemically administered gentamicin can cause severe unilateral, rather than only bilateral vestibular loss. Methods: This is a retrospective review of patients presenting with imbalance and oscillopsia due to a compensated, selective unilateral vestibular loss, who denied ever experiencing vertigo, but who had been administered systemic gentamicin during a hospital admission just before their symptoms began. Results: From 1993 to 2011, 18 such… 
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