Latest head and neck surgery Stories
Depression is a common problem in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) and negatively impacts patients' symptom burden, ability to function, and quality of life (QOL).
Tonsillectomy is the most common major surgical procedure performed in children.
A multidisciplinary clinical practice guideline, "Tonsillectomy in Children" will be published in the January issue of Otolaryngologyâ€”Head and Neck Surgery (watch for a new cover and publisher in that issue of the journal).
A new study suggests that the presence of tumor cells in the circulating blood of patients with squamous cell cancer of the head and neck may predict disease recurrence and reduced survival.
Age-related hearing loss (ARHL), one of the four most prevalent chronic conditions in the elderly, is associated with low serum levels of folic acid.
Steven L. Neal MD FACS PC is the first practice to offer QuickLift in Pendleton, Oregon. http://www.quickliftmd.com/find-a-surgeon/pendleton-oregon-surgeon.cfm/practiceid/2175/zip/97801/ Pendleton (PRWEB) November 23, 2010 Dr. Steven L.
Dr. Rohan Walvekar, Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Director of Clinical Research and the Salivary Endoscopy Service at LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans, has reported the first use of a surgical robot guided by a miniature salivary endoscope to remove a 20mm salivary stone and repair the salivary duct of a 31-year-old patient.
Racial and ethnic disparities among children with frequent ear infections (FEI) significantly influence access to affordable healthcare.
Tinnitus is common among elderly Nigerians and associated with treatable health conditions like otitis media, rhinosinusitis, head injury and hypertension.
Today, the American Academy of Otolaryngology â€“ Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS) announced the release of a consensus statement to address ambiguities and disparities in the diagnosis and management of nasal valve compromise (NVC).