Learning outcomes of the course unit
To acquire knowledge of otological symptoms and the main diseases of the ear.
Course contents summary
Otological symptoms. Otalgia. Periotalgia. Otorrhea. Otorrhagia. Otoliquorrhea. Fullness. Hypoacusis. Tinnitus. Cophosis. Dizziness. Instability. Nystagmus. Paralysis of the facial nerve.
Menière¿s disease. Clinical and instrumental diagnosis. Overview of medical and surgical treatment.
Vestibular schwannoma and Neurofibromatosis 2 . Clinical and instrumental diagnosis. Overview of surgical treatment.
Giovanni Rossi MANUALE DI OTORINOLARINGOIATRIA Edizioni Minerva Medica Torino