Scintigraphic evaluation of nasal mucociliary activity in unilateral chronic otitis media


Cingi C., Altin F., Cakli H. , Entok E., Gurbuz K., Cingi E.

JOURNAL OF LARYNGOLOGY AND OTOLOGY, cilt.119, sa.6, ss.443-447, 2005 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 119 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2005
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1258/0022215054273098
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF LARYNGOLOGY AND OTOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.443-447

Özet

Mucociliary clearance is a key defence mechanism in human upper and lower airways. Although mucociliary activity is present in both ears of the patients, most cases of chronic otitis media are unilateral.