Earwax

Known as: ear waxing, Wax, Ear, Cerumen 
The yellow or brown waxy secretions produced by vestigial apocrine sweat glands in the external ear canal.
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1947-2018
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2009
2009
One single-nucleotide polymorphism (SNP), 538G>A (Gly180Arg), in the ABCC11 gene determines the type of earwax. The G/G and G/A… (More)
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2007
2007
Here we provided the first genetic evidence for an association between the degree of apocrine colostrum secretion and human… (More)
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2001
2001
OBJECTIVES To isolate and characterize bacteria and fungi from the healthy ear and to obtain susceptibility profiles on each… (More)
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2000
2000
OBJECTIVE To assess the protein and simple sugar content of earwax in pursuit of better ceruminolytic agents. STUDY DESIGN… (More)
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2000
2000
The paucity of up-to-date and representative epidemiological data on hearing disorders in Nigeria has been observed as… (More)
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1997
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1997
 
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1997
1997
In order to compound a new drug combination against canine otitis externa (OE), 515 dogs affected with OE were subjected to… (More)
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1996
1996
Eight hundred and two (802) primary school children in rural and urban Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, were examined to determine the… (More)
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1991
1991
Earwax is a mixture of desquamated keratinocytes and hair combined with the secretions of both the ceruminous and the sebaceous… (More)
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1975
1975
Biologic and physiologic factors associated with the availability of breast secretions by a nipple aspiration technique were… (More)
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