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Ears, Nose and Throat

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Ears: Anatomy | Surgery | Balance Disorders (Dizziness, Vertigo) | Ear Disorders | Hearing Disorders | Compensating for Hearing Loss

Nose & Sinus: Anatomy | Surgery | Nasal Sprays & Washes | Nose Disorders | Sinusitis

Throat: Anatomy | Diagnostic Procedures | Surgery | Laryngeal and Voice Disorders | Throat Disorders

Other Topics: General Ears, Nose and Throat | Smell and Taste Disorders

Ear Anatomy

Anatomy and Physiology of the Ear:Lucile Packard Children's Hospital

Ear Surgery

Ear Plastic Surgery:AAO-HNS
Ear Surgery (Otoplasty):American Society of Plastic Surgeons
Ear Surgery:American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Surgery for ear disorders, see specific Ear Disorders
Cochlear implants, see Compensating for Hearing Loss
Surgery for vertigo, see Balance Disorders, Treatment

Ear Disorders

(Jump to: General Information | Acoustic Neuroma (Schwannoma) | Autoimmune Inner Ear Disease | Cholesteatoma | Ear Infections | Earwax | Eustachian Tube Problems | Injury | Otosclerosis | Ototoxicity | Perforated Eardrum | Tumors )

General Information
Earache:MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia
Ear Disorders:MedlinePlus

Acoustic Neuroma (Schwannoma)
General Information
Acoustic Neuroma:Mayo Clinic
Vestibular Schwannoma (Acoustic Neuroma) and Neurofibromatosis:NIDCD
Acoustic Neuroma:MedlinePlus
Treatment Options:Acoustic Neuroma Association
Post Treatment:Acoustic Neuroma Association
Surgical Treatment, see also Nervous System and Brain, Neurosurgery

Autoimmune Inner Ear Disease
Autoimmune Inner Ear Disease:AAO-HNS
Autoimmune Inner Ear Disease:Vestibular Disorders Association
Autoimmune Inner Ear Disease:American Hearing Research Foundation


Ear Infections
Overviews of Ear Infections
Ear Infection Guide:Mayo Clinic
Ear Infections:MedlinePlus
Outer Ear Infections
Swimmer's Ear:Mayo Clinic
Perichondritis:MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia
Middle Ear Infections
Ear Infections in Children:NIDCD
Ear Infection, Middle Ear:Mayo Clinic
Ear Infections (Otitis Media) in Children:UpToDate Patient Information
Infectious Myringitis (Eardrum Infection):Merck Manual, Home Edition
Mastoiditis:Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
Ear Infection and Vaccines:AAO-HNS
Inner Ear Infections
See Balance Disorders, Labyrinthitis and Neuronitis
Surgery for Ear Infections
Ear Tubes:AAO-HNS
Middle Ear Infections and Ear Tube Surgery:Nemours Foundation

Ear Injuries
Barotrauma:Aetna InteliHealth
Barotrauma:American Hearing Research Foundation
Temporal Bone Fracture:Merck Manual, Home Edition
See also Perforated Eardrum

Ear Wax:American Hearing Research Foundation

Ear Tumors
Benign Ear Cyst or Tumor:MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia
Glomus Tumors:American Hearing Research Foundation

Eustachian Tube Problems
Ears and Altitude:AAO-HNS

What You Should Know About Otosclerosis:AAO-HNS

Ototoxicity (Ear Poisoning)
Ototoxicity:Vestibular Disorders Association
Ototoxicity from Ear Drops:American Hearing Research Foundation
Gentamicin Toxicity:American Hearing Research Foundation

Perforated Eardrum
Perforated Eardrum:AAO-HNS
Tympanoplasty: Surgical Repair of the Perforated Eardrum:Columbia University Medical Center

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