Otolaryngology articles

Adenoids
Adenoids - Problems, Symptoms and Treatment Adenoids are two small glands composed of lymphoid tissue, similar to the tonsils and lymph nodes. The adenoids grow during childhood and begin to regress around the age of 8 years. When they grow large, they can cause obstruction of the passage of air breathed through the nose.
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Otolaryngology   Article saved: 20 November 2017
 
Angina
Angina: Pharyngitis and Tonsillitis   (2 comments) Neck pain, one of the most common symptoms of angina in medical practice, both in adults and in children, generally arises due to a frame of pharyngitis and/or tonsillitis.
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Otolaryngology   Article saved: 13 April 2012
 
Ear wax
Cerumen - Ear Wax Cerumen, commonly known as ear wax, is a substance produced by the ear glands, which protects the skin from the external ear canal from water damage, trauma, foreign bodies, infections, etc.
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Otolaryngology   Article saved: 25 November 2017
 
Deafness and hearing aid
Deafness in Elderly - Causes, Symptoms and Treatment The famous deafness of the elderly is caused by the natural hearing loss that occurs with aging; this change is called in presbycusis medicine. Presbycusis is a multifactorial disease characterized by progressive loss of hearing in both ears throughout life. This hearing impairment usually affects the high frequencies of the hearing.
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Otolaryngology   Article saved: 19 July 2017
 
Labyrinth - inner ear
Labyrinthitis - Symptoms, Causes and Treatment Labyrinthitis, also known as vestibular neuritis, neurolabirinitis or acute peripheral vestibulopathy, is a benign, self-limiting disease that causes intense vertigo.
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Otolaryngology   Article saved: 12 August 2018
 
Throat anatomy
Laryngitis - Symptoms, Causes and Treatment Laryngitis is the name we give to the inflammation of the larynx, the region of the airways where the vocal cords are located.
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Otolaryngology   Article saved: 11 May 2017
 
Ear ache
Otitis Externa - Ear Ache - Symptoms and Treatment Otitis externa is inflammation of the outer part of the ear, also called the external ear. In this paper we explain the anatomy of the external ear, the symptoms and treatment of otitis.
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Otolaryngology   Article saved: 07 June 2013
 
Ear anatomy
Otitis Media - Causes, Symptoms and Treatment Ear infections are called otitis. Otitis media is the infection of the middle ear, full space of air behind the eardrum, which contains the small vibrating bones of the auditory system. Otitis media are usually caused by bacteria or viruses, preferentially attacking children.
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Otolaryngology   Article saved: 22 December 2017
 
Inflamed sore throat
Remedies for Inflamed Sore Throat Neck pain is an extremely common symptom. Its origin is usually an inflammation of the pharynx (pharyngitis) or the tonsils (tonsillitis). In over 50% of cases the sore throat is viral or allergic origin, and there is therefore a specific treatment to improve inflammation, since antibiotics are indicated only in cases of pharyngitis or tonsillitis bacterial origin.
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Otolaryngology   Article saved: 25 April 2016
 
Streptococcal pharyngitis
Streptococcal Pharyngitis - Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment Neck pain is a very bothersome symptom, which usually occur in both adults and children. Overall, the sore throat is caused by an inflammation of the tonsils or pharynx, frames called tonsillitis and pharyngitis, respectively. When both are inflamed, very common situation, we say that the patient has a tonsillitis.
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Otolaryngology   Article saved: 18 February 2016
 
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