This category deals with conditions and diseases pertaining to the ear.
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eMedicine Health - Ear Pain, Scuba Diving
Presents the risks and treatments for scuba induced ear problems.
eMedicine Health - Foreign Body, Ear
Consumer health resource center providing the symptoms and treatment of this common problem.
Information about hearing impairment, various conditions, and the use of hearing aids. Aimed at family doctors.
National Center for Emergency Medicine Informatics: Foreign Body in Ear
Discussion of methods of removal.
NIDCD: Vestibular Schwannoma (Acoustic Neuroma) and Neurofibromatosis
Provides information on this benign tumor that develops on the balance and hearing nerves supplying the inner ear, its symptoms, diagnosis and treatment.
Otolaryngology on Line: Anatomy of External Auditory Canal
Dr T Balasubramanian describes the embryological development of the ear canal, its anatomy and histology.
Otolaryngology on Line: Otology
Dr. T. Balasubramanian provides an educational site for medical students covering many of the conditions affecting the ear.
Otolaryngology on Line: Physiology of External Auditory Canal
Article by Dr T Balasubramanian explaining the auditory and non-auditory functions of the ear canal, its secretions, the cerumen produced, its self-cleaning function and epithelial migration.
Forum and support group for people suffering from the rare ear condition Superior Canal Dehiscence Syndrome. Includes links to related resources.
Secretion secrets: things you didn’t know about ear wax
The BBC’s list of five facts about ear wax. (March 16, 2014)
Last update:August 5, 2016 at 17:45:11 UTC