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Ear, Nose And Throat

Brachytherapy
An acoustic neuroma is a benign tumor that develops on the nerve that connects the ear to the brain. The tumor usually grows slowly. As it grows, it presses...
Clinical Trials
Have you ever felt dizzy, lightheaded, or as if the room is spinning around you? If the feeling happens often, it could be a sign of a balance problem. Balance...
Biological Therapy
Sneezing, sore throat, a stuffy nose, coughing - everyone knows the symptoms of the common cold. It is probably the most common illness. In the course of a year,...
Allergy Shots
Diphtheria is a serious bacterial infection. You can catch it from a person who has the infection and coughs or sneezes. You can also get infected by coming in...
Cosmetic Surgery (Plastic Surgery (Cosmetic Surgery))
Your ear has three main parts: outer, middle and inner. You use all of them in hearing. Sound waves come in through your outer ear. They reach your middle...
Ear Tubes
Ear infections are the most common reason parents bring their child to a doctor. Three out of four children will have at least one ear infection by their...
Barium Swallow (Upper Gi Series)
The esophagus is a hollow tube that carries food and liquids from your throat to your stomach. Early esophageal cancer usually does not cause symptoms. Later,...
Barium Swallow (Upper Gi Series)
The esophagus is the tube that carries food, liquids and saliva from your mouth to the stomach. You may not be aware of your esophagus until you swallow...
Pre-Op Questions (Surgery Questions)
a punctured eardrum can cause it. Treatment or surgery can often reverse this kind of hearing loss. aids, cochlear implants, special training, certain medicines, and surgery. NIH: National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication...
Auditory Brainstem Response (Newborn Infant Hearing Screening)
Most children hear and listen from the moment they are born. They learn to talk by imitating the sounds around them and the voices of their parents and caregivers....
Brachytherapy
Your paranasal sinuses are small hollow spaces around the nose. They are lined with cells that make mucus, which keeps your nose from drying out. The nasal...
Balloon Endoscopy
Your nose is important to your health. It filters the air you breathe, removing dust, germs, and irritants. It warms and moistens the air to keep your lungs...
Allergy, Skin Test (Skin Test For Allergy)
lasts more than 12 weeks and can continue for months or even years Recurrent, with several attacks within a year Acute sinusitis often starts as a cold, which then turns into a bacterial infection. Allergies, nasal problems, and certain diseases can also cause...
Ear Tubes
Your throat is a tube that carries food to your esophagus and air to your windpipe and larynx (also called the voice box). The technical...
Allergy, Skin Test (Skin Test For Allergy)
to treat strep infections. NIH: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases...
Gas Test (Rapid Strep Test)
Strep is short for Streptococcus, a type of bacteria. There are two types: group A and group B. Group A strep causes Strep throat - a sore, red throat, sometimes...
Brachytherapy
ears Trouble swallowing Ear pain Treatments include surgery, radiation therapy, and chemotherapy. NIH: National Cancer Institute...
Ear Tubes
Your throat is a tube that carries food to your esophagus and air to your windpipe and larynx. The technical name for throat is pharynx....
Instructions For Sinus Surgery (Sinus Surgery)
older people Exposure to loud noises Ear and sinus infections Heart or blood vessel problems Meniere's disease...