International Journal of Otorhinolaryngology

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Volume 9, Issue 2, December 2023

  • Research Article

    The Potential Roles of CDO1 and JAM3 Methylation in the Occurrence of Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma

    Song Zhang*, Chong Sai, Yi-Ling Lin, Jia-Hui Tang, Hong-Yan Yuan

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 2, December 2023
    Pages: 20-25
    Received: Jun. 22, 2023
    Accepted: Jul. 10, 2023
    Published: Jul. 20, 2023
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    Abstract: Background: Nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC) is a highly malignant tumor derived from nasopharyngeal epithelial tissue. Due to their strong capacity for hidden lesions and unobvious early symptoms, Given the critical problem for clinical diagnosis, NPC has a high rate of misdiagnosed and missed, which seriously threatens human health. The underlying ... Show More
  • Research Article

    Endovascular Management of Massive Bleeding from Laryngeal Tumor

    Rajeev Bharadwaj, Ginni Datta, Taniya Pruthi, Saurav Mittal

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 2, December 2023
    Pages: 26-29
    Received: May 14, 2023
    Accepted: Jul. 08, 2023
    Published: Jul. 31, 2023
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    Abstract: Laryngeal tumors are commonly seen in Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) department. Hemoptysis is one of the common presentations of these tumors. Carotid blowout syndrome (CBS) due to bleeding from the pseudo-aneurysm (PA) is a dreaded complication of head and neck tumors. Sometimes it can be massive and difficult to control and maybe fatal. Surgical byp... Show More
  • Research Article

    Frequency of Hidden High Frequency Hearing Loss in Patients with Idiopathic Tinnitus

    Tallat Najeeb*, Arshia Bilal, Saleem Ahmed, Nisa Siddiqui

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 2, December 2023
    Pages: 30-34
    Received: May 01, 2023
    Accepted: Jun. 29, 2023
    Published: Aug. 05, 2023
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    Abstract: Tinnitus is a hallucination of sound, usually described as ringing and buzzing in the ears. Many factors are known to cause tinnitus but sensorineural hearing loss (SNHL) was found to be the most common. The objective of this study is to determine the actual frequency of idiopathic tinnitus and frequency of hidden SNHL in patients presenting with i... Show More
  • Research Article

    A Rare Case of Post-Traumatic Open Laryngeal Fracture

    Rajkumari P. Khatri

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 2, December 2023
    Pages: 35-39
    Received: Sep. 15, 2023
    Accepted: Oct. 07, 2023
    Published: Dec. 18, 2023
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    Abstract: Laryngeal fracture is a rare and potentially fatal traumatic injury, with an estimated incidence of 1 in 30,000 patients admitted to severe trauma centres. This is usually seen in multiple-trauma patients and is often undiagnosed or poorly managed leading to significant problems with airway patency, voice production, and swallowing; and the overall... Show More
  • Research Article

    Barriers to and Facilitators of Implementing an Audiology Service Delivery Model in Mauritius’ Public Healthcare Sector

    Taslima Foondun*, Lidia Pottas, Maggi Soer

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 2, December 2023
    Pages: 40-49
    Received: Nov. 26, 2023
    Accepted: Dec. 13, 2023
    Published: Dec. 22, 2023
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    Abstract: Background. Audiology services are an integral part of providing hearing healthcare to the Mauritian population. Aims/Objectives. This study aimed to identify audiologists’ perceptions of the barriers to and facilitators of implementing an audiology service delivery model in Mauritius. Material and Methods. A qualitative study was conducted using s... Show More