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Journal: Clinical and experimental otorhinolaryngology

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Metabolic syndrome is related with abdominal fat and with age-related hearing loss (ARHL). In this study, we evaluated the association between a variety of factors relevant to abdominal fat (FRAs) and hearing thresholds.

Concepts: Metabolism, Nutrition, Fat, Hearing impairment, The Association

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The aim of this study was to compare the prescription patterns according to characteristics of physicians using a survey distributed amongst physicians in Korea.

Concepts: Asthma, Allergy, According to Jim, South Korea, Korea, Korean language, Korean Peninsula, Hangul

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Lidocaine, a local anaesthetic is a treatment option in uncontrolled asthma due to its immunomodulatory effects. In the present study, proparacaine (PPC), a derivative of lidocaine was examined for its therapeutic application in a mouse model of allergic rhinitis.

Concepts: Local anesthetic

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This study evaluated whether the symptoms of laryngopharyngeal reflux (LPR) change after multilevel surgery for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA).

Concepts: Symptom, Sleep apnea, Obstructive sleep apnea, Change, Abnormal respiration

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This case-controlled study aimed to identify the association of tumor necrosis factor (TNF)α-1031 and TNFβ+252 gene polymorphisms between chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) and healthy controls. Another purpose of this study was to investigate the associations of these gene polymorphisms with factors related to CRS.

Concepts: DNA, Genetics, Epidemiology, Molecular biology, The Association, Tumor necrosis factor-alpha

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To investigate the otoprotective effects of mouse nerve growth factor (mNGF) in A/J mice.

Concepts: Rat, Rodent, Mouse, Nerve growth factor, Mice

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The aim of this study is to investigate the efficacy of locally applied insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF-1) on the recovery of facial nerve functions after crush injury in a rabbit model.

Concepts: Insulin-like growth factor 1, Cranial nerves, Growth factors, Insulin-like growth factor, Peptide hormones

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The aim of this study was to investigate the prognostic impact of the surgical approach and adjuvant treatment in operable malignant melanoma of head and neck (MMHN).

Concepts: Head and neck anatomy, Head and neck, Chemotherapy, Radiation therapy, Melanoma, Adjuvant, Adjuvants, Mucosal melanoma

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To assess the performance of contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEUS) intended to differentiate hyperplastic from malignant neck lymph nodes in an animal model.

Concepts: Cancer, Lymph node

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Temporomandibular joint disorders (TMD) are often associated with aural manifestations. However, it is not clear whether aural fullness could be induced by TMD. The purpose was to investigate the TMD and effectiveness of TMD treatments in patients with mainly or exclusively aural fullness complaint.

Concepts: Joint, Joints, Temporomandibular joint, Temporomandibular joint disorder