Sensorineural Hearing Loss

Sensorineural Hearing Loss: What Is It?

Posted 21.01.2018 by Admin

Any sort of damage to the nerve of special sensory cells or lack of development in hair cells can lead to sensorineural hearing loss. A major portion of permanent loss in hearing is present at birth, and half of the cases are primarily due to genetics. In case, each parent has one gene for normal […]

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CPAP for kids

CPAP For Children: All You Need To Know About It

Posted 15.01.2018 by Admin

Sleep apnea is a common disorder in many children during their infancy phase, and one of the best treatments out there to rectify this syndrome is CPAP or Continuous Positive Airway Pressure, which helps in relieving upper airway obstruction during sleep. Complete or partial obstruction of the airway is the reason why children have difficulty […]

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Otoplasty

Otoplasty: Facts To Know Before Undergoing The Surgery

Posted 07.01.2018 by Admin

In this modern era, plastic surgery is something that is commonly associated with celebrities and affluent people who can afford to shell out their pockets to look the way they want. Amid such a scenario, one name that doesn’t get much of the attention is otoplasty or ear surgery. It is basically carried out to […]

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Post-TONSILLECTOMY in children

Guidelines To Follow Post-Tonsillectomy In Children

Posted 27.12.2017 by Admin

The two clusters of tissues positioned on either side of the throat back is known as tonsils, while the one sitting high in the throat behind mouth’s roof and the nose is the adenoids. It becomes important to remove both of them, when they lead to breathing difficulties by becoming enlarged and blocking the upper […]

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cochlear implants

Precautions To Take For Children With Cochlear Implants

Posted 20.12.2017 by Admin

Cochlear implants are electronic devices that substitute the function of a damaged ear, rectifying partial loss of hearing. Unlike a hearing aid that transmits a louder sound, a cochlear implant basically bypasses the damaged hair cells of cochlea or inner ear to provide sound signals to the central nervous system. However, you also need to […]

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Myringotomy

Myringotomy: What You Need To Know

Posted 12.12.2017 by Admin

Myringotomy is a surgery process in which a small opening is made in the tympanic membrane of the eardrum, generally in both the ears. Also known as tympanotomy or myringotcentesis, the procedure is employed for drawing out the fluid in the middle ear through incision, by inserting ear tubes at both the ends. What Is […]

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