Publisher: S. Karger; 1 edition (January 22, 2007)
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Otosclerosis is a illness inflicting a hardening of the center ear bones which ends up in a revolutionary listening to loss. the world over well known specialists met in Saas rate (Switzerland) in 2004 to debate otosclerosis and stapes surgical procedure, and so they have consequently been invited by means of the editor to offer their findings during this book. From simple to medical examine, all suitable themes equivalent to epidemiology, genetics, histopathology, molecular biology, and virus etiology are defined. additionally proven are the mechanics of the center ear in version and in vivo, audiologic and imaging approaches, and surgical suggestions together with laser surgical procedure. extra papers talk about benefits and drawbacks of stapes prosthesis, stapedectomy as opposed to stapedotomy, and symptoms and contraindications of universal treatments. eventually postsurgery issues and the way to house them, brief- and long-term effects, in addition to the importance of stapes surgical procedure in education and destiny advancements are provided. This book will retain the otorhinolaryngologist in health center and perform modern on present learn and scientific improvement, but additionally pathologists, radiologists and virologists will locate it inspiring analyzing.