Journal of Otolaryngology and Reconstructive Surgery

Editor in Chief

Dr. Afshin Teymoortash received his doctorate in the Department of Medicine at University of Kiel. He is Specialist in ear, nose &throat medicine and facial plastic surgery. His research areas include Head and neck oncology, plastic reconstructive surgery of the head and neck, salivary gland diseases. He is Co-Chairman of the Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery at the Philipp…

Name : Afshin Teymoortash
University : Philipp University

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Recent Articles

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    Surgical and Medical Management of Sinus Mucosal and Systemic Mycotoxicosis

    Two women, ages 53 and 26, exposed to fungi in their water-damaged homes, presented with sinus and neurological symptoms. Sinus CT scans revealed bilateral fungal ethmoid sinusitis in both patients. The older patient also had a brain MRI that indicated probable microvascular inflammation in the grey and white matter junction. After maximal medical…

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    The Nijmegen Auricle Consultation: How We Do It?

    The quality of healthcare optimization for patients with an absent or a deformed auricle is of great importance. The absence of the auricle has various causes, and the management differs between patients with congenital microtia and patients with amputated ears due to a malignant tumor or trauma. Auricular reconstruction using autogenous rib cartilage…

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    Ceruminous Gland Adenoma of External Auditory Canal- A Case Report

    Ceruminous Adenoma (CA) is a benign neoplasm of ceruminous glands. Developing exclusively in the external auditory canal (EAC) with benign clinical behavior and was first reported by Hang in 1894. It is rare in humans and poses a diagnostic problem for the clinician, due to the variety of clinical presentations. This tumor is mainly composed of the…

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PubMed Indexed Articles

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    Newborn Hearing Screenings in Human Immunodeficiency Virus- Exposed Uninfected Infants

    Perinatal HIV infection and congenital cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection may increase the risk for hearing loss. We examined 1,435 infants enrolled in the Surveillance Monitoring of ART Toxicities (SMARTT) study of the Pediatric HIV/AIDS Cohort Study (PHACS) network, a prospective study of the safety of in utero antiretroviral (ARV) exposures. We determined…

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    Health Literacy and Education Predict Nutrient Quality of Diet of Socioeconomically Diverse, Urban Adults

    Health literacy is defined as “the degree to which individuals have the capacity to obtain, process, and understand basic health information and services needed to make appropriate health decisions”. To be health literate, comprehensions as well as numeracy are needed. Health numeracy is defined as “the degree to which individuals have the capacity…

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    Optimization of a Clinically Relevant Model of White Matter Stroke in Mice: Histological and Functional Evidences

    White matter (WM) injury during stroke increases the risk of disability and gloomy prognosis of post-stroke rehabilitation. However, modeling of WM loss in rodents has proven to be challenging. We report improved WM injury models in male C57BL/6 mice. Mice were given either endothelin-1 (ET-1) or L-N5-(1-iminoethyl)ornitine (L-NIO) into the periventricular…

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