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Summary: One of three ossicles of the middle ear. It conducts sound vibrations from the MALLEUS to the STAPES.
Publications224 found, 100 shown here
- Malleus-stapes assembly: experience with two prosthesesM Al-Qudah
Department of ORL HNS, Division of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
J Laryngol Otol 120:736-9. 2006..The most readily available tissue is the patient's incus, reshaped to bridge the space between an intact stapes and the malleus...
- Tympanic-membrane and malleus-incus-complex co-adaptations for high-frequency hearing in mammalsSunil Puria
Department of Mechanical Engineering, 496 Lomita Mall, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Hear Res 263:183-90. 2010..For guinea pig and chinchilla, the fused malleus-incus complex rotates about an anterior-posterior axis, due to the relatively lightweight ossicles and bilateral ..
- [Results after rebuilding the ossicular chain using the autogenous incus, ionomer-cement-and titanium implants (tympanoplasty type III)]G Geyer
Klinik für HNO Heilkunde, Kopf und Halschirurgie, Städtisches Klinikum Solingen
Laryngorhinootologie 81:164-70. 2002..Prospective clinical trial as well as collecting and evaluating relevant intraoperative and postoperative findings may be helpful to find the appropriate bone substitute in each case when rebuilding middle ear structures...
- Osteoma of the incus with congenital cholesteatoma: a case reportChul Ho Jang
Department of Otolaryngology, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, South Korea
Auris Nasus Larynx 36:349-52. 2009..To date, a total of three cases of osteomas of the ossicles, inseparable from malleus and incus, have been described in the English literature...
- Soft tissue morphometry of the malleus-incus complex from micro-CT imagingJae Hoon Sim
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
J Assoc Res Otolaryngol 9:5-21. 2008The malleus-incus complex (MIC) is unique to mammalian hearing. To develop a comprehensive biomechanical MIC model for the human middle ear, measurements regarding its anatomical features are a necessity...
- How does prosthesis head size affect vibration transmission in ossiculoplasty?Manohar Bance
E A R Laboratory, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 137:70-3. 2007..We sought to determine if augmenting or reducing the head size of prosthesis had a systematic effect on transmission of vibrations to the stapes...
- Incus and stapes necrosis associated with diabetes mellitusM Tuz
Department of Ear Nose and Throat Head and Neck Surgery, School of Medicine, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
J Laryngol Otol 120:E22. 2006..otitis media is often associated with ossicular defects, the most frequent being necrosis of the long process of incus. Except for infection and cholesteatoma; trauma and local pressure by chorda tympani are uncommon causes leading ..
- Applicability of autologous incus: the influence of age and localization of cholesteatomaMilan Stankovic
ORL Clinic, Bul Z Djindjica 52, 18 000, Nis, Serbia
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 264:995-8. 2007There is a correlation between macroscopic and histologic changes of incus in chronic otitis with cholesteatoma...
- How we do it: ionomeric cement to attach the stapes prosthesis to the long process of the incusJ R Tysome
Clin Otolaryngol 30:458-60. 2005..in primary stapes surgery for attachment of the wire loop of the stapes prosthesis to the long process of the incus is reported...
- Stapes surgery: how precisely do different prostheses attach to the long process of the incus with different instruments and different surgeons?Pingling Kwok
Ear, Nose, and Throat Department, University of Regensburg, Franz Josef Strauss Allee 11, D 93042 Regensburg, Germany
Otol Neurotol 23:289-95. 2002The goal of this study was to compare the attachment of stapes prostheses with differently shaped loops to the long process of the incus.
- Involvement of the incudostapedial joint anomaly in conductive deafnessMamoru Suzuki
Department of Otolaryngology, Tokyo Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
Acta Otolaryngol 128:515-9. 2008..We must be aware that the pathology of the congenital ossicular anomalies is variable and careful surgery is needed for hearing improvement...
- Causes of conductive hearing loss after stapedectomy or stapedotomy: a prospective study of 279 consecutive surgical revisionsS George Lesinski
Otology Associates, Inc, Midwest Ear Foundation, 10550 Montgomery Road, Suite 34, Cincinnati, OH 45242, U S A
Otol Neurotol 23:281-8. 2002..To analyze the causes for residual or recurrent conductive hearing loss following stapedectomy or stapedotomy and then propose surgical techniques to avoid these complications...
- Laser-assisted tympanoplasty for preservation of the ossicular chain in cholesteatomaK Nishizaki
Department of Otolaryngology, Okayama University Medical School, Okayama, Japan
Am J Otolaryngol 22:424-7. 2001We report the use of potassium titanyl phosphate laser-assisted tympanoplasty in amputations of the malleus and incus in 2 patients with cholesteatoma medial to those ossicles that had not destroyed the ossicular chain continuity...
- Malleus-to-footplate versus malleus-to-stapes-head ossicular reconstruction prostheses: temporal bone pressure gain measurements and clinical audiological dataEuan Murugasu
Stanford University, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Mechanics and Computation Division, Palo Alto, California, USA
Otol Neurotol 26:572-82. 2005....
- Short- and long-term results of stapedectomy in childrenM Szymanski
Otolaryngology Department, Medical University of Lublin
Ann Univ Mariae Curie Sklodowska Med 56:412-6. 2001..In 1 patient cochlear otosclerosis was diagnosed and in 1 patient incus anomaly was found during the operation...
- Congenital absence of the incus bilaterally without other otologic anomalies: a new case reportReza Rahbar
Departments of Otolaryngology and Communication Disorders, Children s Hospital, Boston, USA
Ear Nose Throat J 81:274-6, 278. 2002..The patient was treated with partial ossicular replacement prostheses, which resulted in an improvement in his hearing...
- Fetal development of the human tympanic ossicular chain articulationsJ R Whyte
Department of Human Anatomy and Histology, School of Medicine, University of Zaragoza, Zaragoza, Spain
Cells Tissues Organs 171:241-9. 2002..To obtain further knowledge on the morphogenesis of the articulations in the tympanic ossicular chain in humans...
- Movements of the intact and reconstructed ossicular chain during changes in static pressureRobert Mills
Otolaryngology Unit, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
Acta Otolaryngol 124:26-9. 2004..To investigate the motion of the normal and reconstructed ossicular chain during changes in static pressure...
- Development of the dynamic structure (force lines) of the middle ear ossicles in human foetusesJ Whyte
Department of Human Anatomy and Histology, School of Medicine, University of Zaragoza, Spain
Histol Histopathol 23:1049-60. 2008..To study the ontogenic development of the organisation of the human middle ear ossicles structure...
- [Bone ablation using ultrashort laser pulses. A new technique for middle ear surgery]B Schwab
HNO Klinik der Medizinischen Hochschule Hannover
Laryngorhinootologie 83:219-25. 2004..The disadvantages are heat development and/or acoustic load of the inner ear. A new laser with ultra short pulses was examined concerning its ablation characteristics and tested for possible applications in the tympanic cavity...
- Surgical skills training in middle-ear surgeryRobert Mills
Otolaryngology Unit, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
J Laryngol Otol 117:159-63. 2003..This article looks at the present situation in these rapidly developing areas and describes an artificial model developed by the senior author for training in middle-ear procedures...
- Congenital conductive hearing loss in dyschondrosteosisEls M R De Leenheer
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Medical Center St Radboud, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 112:153-8. 2003..In our patient, exploratory tympanotomy revealed ankylosis of the stapes and a malformed incus. A substantial gain in hearing threshold was obtained by a stapedectomy in combination with a malleovestibulopexy.
- MRI scanning and incus fixation in vibrant soundbridge implantationIngo Todt
Department of Otolaryngology, UKB Berlin, Hospital of the Free University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Otol Neurotol 25:969-72. 2004Presentation of patient data after Vibrant Sound-bridge (VS) implantation/explantation with respect to magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) compatibility and stability of incus fixation of the implant.
- [Surgery for tympanosclerotic stapes fixation accompanied by malleus fixation at the anterior malleus: report of 2 cases]Hirokazu Kawano
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Miyazaki Medical College, Miyazaki
Nihon Jibiinkoka Gakkai Kaiho 107:1011-4. 2004Most tympanosclerotic stapes fixation involves fixation or erosion of the malleus and/or incus. This status of the ossicular chain is one reason that ossiculoplasty for tympanosclerotic stapes fixation is more difficult than that for ..
- Experimental study of an adjustable-length prosthesis in a temporal bone modelShouqin Zhao
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Tongren Hospital, Capital University of Medical Sciences, Beijing, People s Republic of China
Acta Otolaryngol 125:33-7. 2005..This prosthesis has the advantage of rapid adjustment at the time of insertion in order to achieve optimal tension and, as a result, optimal sound transmission...
- Bone cement ossiculoplasty: incus to stapes versus malleus to stapes cement bridgeYildirim A Bayazit
Department of Otolaryngology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Gaziantep, Turkey
Otol Neurotol 26:364-7. 2005In this study, our purpose was to evaluate results of our experience with bone cement repair of ossicular discontinuity between the incus and stapes and between the malleus and stapes.
- The ponticulus: an anatomic studyJames J Holt
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
Otol Neurotol 26:1122-4. 2005..The purpose of this study was to resolve anatomic ambiguities of the ponticulus so the surgeon will be better able to remove disease from the posterior tympanum...
- Unusual middle-ear mischief: trans-tympanic trauma from a hair grip resulting in ossicular, facial nerve and oval window disruptionJ D Snelling
Department of Otolaryngology, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich, UK
J Laryngol Otol 120:793-5. 2006..This is the first reported case of the long process of a dislocated incus resulting in trauma to the horizontal portion of a dehiscent facial nerve...
- In vitro evaluation of a malleus head to stapes head 'incus replica' prosthesisR Mills
Department of Otolaryngology, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, UK
J Laryngol Otol 115:97-100. 2001An ossicular prosthesis produced by making a mould from a cadaveric incus and injecting ionomeric cement into it (incus replica prosthesis, IRP) has been cemented to the malleus head and stapes head and evaluated in fresh human temporal ..
- Conductive deafness with normal eardrum: absence of the long process of the incusKeehyun Park
Department of Otolaryngology, Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon, South Korea
Acta Otolaryngol 127:816-20. 2007The most likely cause of lesions with an absence of the long process of the incus was congenital origin because many cases were associated with the stapedial anomaly...
- Ossicular necrosis following head injuryV Vital
1st Academic ENT Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, AHEPA Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
B-ENT 3:131-4. 2007..The aim of this study is to report on ossicular necrosis in the middle ear occurring shortly after head injury...
- Otosclerosis of the incusPedro Alberto Escada
Departments of Otolaryngology, Egas Moniz Universitary Hospital, Lisbon, Portugal
Otol Neurotol 28:301-3. 2007To report a case of a patient with otosclerosis of the incus.
- CT scans and 3D reconstructions of Florida manatee (Trichechus manatus latirostris) heads and ear bonesMarie E Chapla
Department of Oceanography, Florida State University, 529 OSB W Call Street, Tallahassee, FL 32306 4320, United States
Hear Res 228:123-35. 2007..05). Measurements of the ear bones (tympanic, periotic, malleus, incus, and stapes) collected during dissection revealed that the ossicular chain was overly massive for the mass of the ..
- Intraoperative ossicular loading with the Otologics fully implantable hearing deviceHerman A Jenkins
Department of Otolaryngology, University of Colorado, Denver, CO, USA
Acta Otolaryngol 127:360-4. 2007....
- Malleostapedotomy in tympanosclerosis patientsG Magliulo
G Ferreri Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Audiology and Phoniatrics, La Sapienza University, Rome
J Laryngol Otol 121:1148-50. 2007..The criteria for patient selection for this type of operation, and its results and complications, are discussed...
- Incudostapedial rebridging ossiculoplasty with glass ionomer cement: a case reportUtku Kubilay
Department of Otolaryngology, Dr Lutfi Kirdar Kartal Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
Kulak Burun Bogaz Ihtis Derg 17:183-6. 2007..At surgery, the ossicular chain was intact except for discontinuity by a 2-mm gap between the long process of the incus and the head of the stapes. The gap was reconstructed with the use of a fluoroplastic prosthesis...
- [Stapes surgery performed for congenital stapes foot plate fixation--comparison of prosthesis fixation to the malleus vs. the incus]Hisayo Nagamine
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Teikyo University, Tokyo
Nihon Jibiinkoka Gakkai Kaiho 110:470-6. 2007..prosthesis performed on 30 ears with fixation of the stapes footplate and absence of the long process of the incus. The prosthesis was reformed to avoid dislocation and fixed to the handle of the malleus...
- Revision stapes surgery: retrospective analysis of surgical findings in a series of 21 otosclerosis patientsMarcin Durko
Department of Otosurgery, Medical University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland
Adv Otorhinolaryngol 65:273-7. 2007..Retrospective analysis of surgical findings in revision stapes surgery in a group of 21 otosclerosis patients qualified for the secondary procedure at the Otosurgery Department of the Medical University of Lodz, Poland, from 1980 to 2002...
- Malleostapedotomy: the Marburg experienceC V Dalchow
Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Philipps University of Marburg, Marburg, Germany
Adv Otorhinolaryngol 65:215-21. 2007The surgical procedure for patients with otosclerosis routinely is incus stapedotomy. In case of otosclerosis with incus necrosis or a bony fixation of the malleus and incus, malleostapedotomy is performed.
- The crimping problem in stapes surgeryPingling Kwok
Ear, Nose and Throat Department, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
Adv Otorhinolaryngol 65:202-5. 2007The goal of this study was to compare the attachment of stapes prostheses with differently shaped loops to the long process of the incus.
- Physiologic reestablishment of ossicular continuity during excision of retraction pockets: use of hydroxyapatite bone cement for rebridging the incusMohamed Nasser Elsheikh
Otolaryngology Department, Tanta University, Tanta, Egypt
Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:196-9. 2006To analyze the results obtained from hydroxyapatite bone cement repair of ossicular discontinuity between the incus and stapes during surgery of retraction pockets.
- Long-term hearing outcomes after ossiculoplasty in comparison to short-term outcomesYasuo Mishiro
Department of Otolarngology, Hyogo College of Medicine, Nishinomiya, Hyogo, Japan
Otol Neurotol 29:326-9. 2008..To investigate long-term hearing outcomes after ossiculoplasty...
- [Malleostapedotomy in the pathology of the incudomalleolar complex combined with fixation of the stapes]V Palomar Asenjo
Hospital Universitari Arnau de Vilanova, Facultad de Medicina de la Universitat de Lleida
Acta Otorrinolaringol Esp 57:161-4. 2006..This circumstance can turn up in several pathologies and also in revision surgery for otosclerosis...
- Exploratory tympanotomy revealing incus discontinuity and stapedial otosclerosis as a cause of conductive hearing lossAnita Jeyakumar
Department of Otolaryngology, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
Otol Neurotol 27:466-8. 2006To describe a unilateral progressive conductive hearing loss caused by incus discontinuity (without erosion of the long process of the incus), and otosclerosis with fixation of the stapedial footplate.
- Stapes surgery: the diameter of the long process of the incusPingling Kwok
ENT Department, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany, and ORL Zentrum, Hirslanden Klinik, Zurich, Switzerland
Otol Neurotol 27:469-77. 2006The aim of this study was to examine the long process of the incus in respect of its shape and its dimensions at the site of the attachment of a stapes prosthesis.
- Congenital absence of the oval window in a case of esophageal atresiaToshihiro Suzuki
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kyoto, Japan
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:495-7. 2007
- Ontogenetic and phylogenetic transformations of the ear ossicles in marsupial mammalsMarcelo R SAnchez-Villagra
Zoologisches Institut, Spezielle Zoologie, Universitat Tubingen, Auf der Morgenstelle 28, D 72076 Tubingen, Germany
J Morphol 251:219-38. 2002..than portions representing more recent evolutionary inventions (manubrium of the malleus, crus longum of the incus)...
- Stage-specific expression patterns of alkaline phosphatase during development of the first arch skeleton in inbred C57BL/6 mouse embryosT Miyake
Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
J Anat 190:239-60. 1997..The perichondria of malleus and incus cartilages express alkaline phosphatase at stage M24...
- Functional morphology of the ear in fossorial rodents, Microtus arvalis and Arvicola terrestrisSimone Lange
Department of General Zoology, Faculty of Bio and Geosciences FB 9, University of Duisburg Essen, D 45117 Essen, Germany
J Morphol 262:770-9. 2004..4 mm2 in M. arvalis and 9 mm2 in A. terrestris. The middle ear exhibited reduced goniale, enlarged incus nearly parallel to the manubrium of the malleus. The malleus-incus lever ratio amounted to 2.1 (M. arvalis) and 2...
- [Functional model of the middle ear ossicles]Takahiro Satoda
School of Oral Health Science, Faculty of Dentistry, Hiroshima University, Kasumi 1 2 3, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 734 8553, Japan
Kaibogaku Zasshi 84:41-6. 2009..1. The mechanism of sound conduction system. When the sound vibrates the tympanic membrane, malleus and incus rotate together. The long process of the incus pushes the head of the stapes. The sound is amplified by leverage...
- Bapx1 regulates patterning in the middle ear: altered regulatory role in the transition from the proximal jaw during vertebrate evolutionAbigail S Tucker
Department of Craniofacial Development and Orthodontics, Kings College London, Floor 28, Guy s Tower, Guy s Hospital, London SE1 9RT, UK
Development 131:1235-45. 2004The middle ear apparatus is composed of three endochondrial ossicles (the stapes, incus and malleus) and two membranous bones, the tympanic ring and the gonium, which act as structural components to anchor the ossicles to the skull...
- The malleus-stapes offsetN Wendell Todd
Department of Otolaryngology, Emory University, 1365A Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322, U S A
Laryngoscope 118:110-5. 2008The malleus-stapes offset create challenges during ossiculoplasty, specifically the positioning of an interposed incus or replacement prosthesis relative to the manubrium.
- Preoperative evaluation of the congenital aural atresia on computed tomography; an analysis of the severity of the deformity of the middle ear and mastoidMustafa Tasar
Gulhane Medical School, Department of Radiology, Etlik Ankara, Turkey
Eur J Radiol 62:97-105. 2007..To compare the development of temporal bone in normal and atretic ears and to assess some radiological landmarks that could be important in the hearing restoration interventions in such patients...
- [Movement of the ear ossicles by middle ear muscle contraction]K B Huttenbrink
HNO Klinik der Universität Münster
Laryngorhinootologie 68:614-21. 1989..The tensor tympani muscle pulls the umbo inwards about 100 microns. Due to the gliding motion in the malleus-incus joint, the stapes is thus pushed inwards by at the most 10 microns and, additionally, displaced anteriorly, ..
- Middle-ear reconstruction: a review of 150 casesIkramullah Khan
J Laryngol Otol 116:435-9. 2002..Temporalis fascia was used for myringoplasty and a sculptured autologous incus to bridge the malleus to stapes head and malleus to footplate gap...
- [Malleostapedotomy in stapes surgery for otosclerosis with malleus/incus mobility disorder]Peina Wu
Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Guangdong Provincial People s Hospital, Guangzhou, 510080, China
Lin Chung Er Bi Yan Hou Tou Jing Wai Ke Za Zhi 21:791-3. 2007To evaluate the feasibility, safety and effectiveness of malleostapedotomy based on malleus-oval window technique in otosclerosis with malleus/incus mobility disorder.
- Endoskeletal ossicular reconstruction using the Kraus K-Helix Crown and Piston middle ear prosthesesEric M Kraus
The Ear Center of Greensboro, NC, USA
ORL Head Neck Nurs 28:8-16. 2010..The prostheses have been specifically developed for reconstruction of an eroded or absent long process of the incus and an eroded or absent stapes superstructure. They may be used with or without glass-ionomer cement...
- [Imaging of postoperative failures and complications in stapes surgery for otosclerosis]O Naggara
Département d Imagerie Morphologique et Fonctionnelle, CH Sainte Anne, Paris
J Radiol 86:1749-61. 2005..of failure are: displacement of the prosthesis, fibrosis of the oval window, erosion of the long process of the incus, incudo-mallear dislocation, obliterative otosclerosis. CT is essential for diagnosis...
- A novel implantable hearing system with direct acoustic cochlear stimulationRudolf Hausler
Department of ENT, Head, Neck Surgery, Inselspital, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
Audiol Neurootol 13:247-56. 2008..stapes prosthesis is placed in parallel to the first one into the oval window and attached to the patient's own incus, as in a conventional stapedectomy. Four patients were implanted with an investigational DACS device...
- Reconstruction of the entire ossicular conduction mechanismAlex Battaglia
Department of Head Neck Surgery, Southern California Kaiser Permanente Medical Group, 3033 Bunker Hill Street, San Diego, CA 92109, USA
Laryngoscope 113:654-8. 2003Stapes fixation combined with fixation, absence, or malformation of the malleus-incus complex requires an uncommon surgical reconstruction and offers a unique combination of challenges and hazards...
- [Rehabilitation of high frequency hearing loss: use of an active middle ear implant]K Böheim
Abteilung für Hals Nasen Ohrenheilkunde, Landesklinikum, St Polten, Austria
HNO 55:690-5. 2007..The aim of the study was the evaluation of rehabilitation of patients with high frequency hearing loss with the active middle ear implant Vibrant Soundbridge...
- Does packing the eustachian tube impact cerebrospinal fluid rhinorrhea rates in translabyrinthine vestibular schwannoma resections?Abraham Jacob
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
Otol Neurotol 28:934-8. 2007....
- [The small fenestra vs large stapedectomy: comparative evaluation of failures and complications]G Motta
Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 16:28-35. 1996..coexisting morphological anomalies (such as stenosis of the external ear canal, disjointing or amputation of the incus, difficulty in approaching the oval window, reobliteration of the oval window, facial nerve prolapse) or when ..
- Measles virus prevalence in otosclerotic fociTamás Karosi
Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University Medical School of Debrecen, Debrecen, Hungary
Adv Otorhinolaryngol 65:93-106. 2007..measles viruses served as positive controls and cortical bone fragments, stapes superstructures, cadaver stapes, incus and malleolar samples served as negative controls...
- The influence of postoperative tissue formation on sound transmission after stapes surgeryJae Hoon Sim
University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
Hear Res 263:38-42. 2010In the surgical treatment of otosclerosis, the coupling between the stapes prosthesis and the long process of the incus is critical...
- Cochlear implantation without mastoidectomy: the pericanal electrode insertion techniqueR Hausler
Department of ENT, Head and Neck Surgery, Inselspital, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
Acta Otolaryngol 122:715-9. 2002..A new minimally invasive cochlear implantation method with direct electrode insertion through the external auditory canal (EAC) is presented...
- Reversed ipsilateral acoustic reflex patternHaluk Yavuz
Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Adana, Turkey
J Otolaryngol 36:274-81. 2007..To determine the characteristics and possible origin of reversed ipsilateral acoustic reflex...
- Facial nerve anomalies in association with congenital hearing lossKhalid A Al-Mazrou
Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Oregon Health and Science University, PV 01, Portland, OR 97201, USA
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 67:1347-53. 2003..The aim of this study is to report facial nerve anomalies in patients presenting with congenital hearing loss (COHL) and/or facial nerve palsy...
- Retrospective analysis of the results of implanting Nitinol pistons with heat-crimping piston loops in stapes surgeryJoachim Albert Hornung
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, FAU Medical School, Waldstr 1, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 267:27-34. 2010..Nitinol) prosthesis in stapes surgery; on heating, this prosthesis crimps itself around the long process of the incus. In addition, we compare the outcome with results published in the literature...
- The common pig: a possible model for teaching ear surgeryAndre Gurr
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Ruhr University Bochum, Bochum, Germany
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 267:213-7. 2010..The pigs' middle ear showed to be very similar to the human one. The incus showed a shortened long process...
- Mutation of the POU-domain gene Brn4/Pou3f4 affects middle-ear sound conduction in the mouseDaniel S Samadi
Mammalian Neurogenetics Group, Center for Childhood Communication, Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 712 Abramson Research Center, 34th and Civic Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Hear Res 199:11-21. 2005..in the pars flaccida (PF), and subsequently, measuring movements at the umbo and the head of the long arm of the incus. This hole permitted us to measure velocity at the tip of the incus long arm, just above the incudostapedial joint...
- The role of micro-noise trauma in the etiology of aging-related changes in the inner earB A Bohne
Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
Hear Res 124:132-45. 1998Eleven chinchillas between 1 and 2.4 years of age had the malleus/incus complex removed from one middle ear and then lived in the Washington University animal facilities for 4 years post-surgery...
- Facial nerve problems and hearing loss in patients with temporal bone fractures: demographic dataSertac Yetiser
Department of ORL and HNS, Gulhane Medical School, Etlik, Ankara, Turkey
J Trauma 65:1314-20. 2008..The aim of this study is to evaluate the cause, treatment methods, radiologic, and intraoperative findings in patients with temporal bone fractures...
- Malleal processus brevis is dispensable for normal hearing in miceZunyi Zhang
Division of Developmental Biology, Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Dev Dyn 227:69-77. 2003The mammalian middle ear cavity contains a chain of three ossicles (the malleus, incus, and stapes), which develop from the mesenchyme of the first two branchial arches...
- Revision stapes surgery: the malleus to oval window wire-piston techniqueDarius Kohan
Department of Otolaryngology, New York University, School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
Laryngoscope 113:1520-4. 2003..To determine the effectiveness of the malleus to oval window wire-piston revision stapes surgery technique...
- Revision stapes surgeryKlaus Jahnke
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital of Essen, Essen, Germany
Adv Otorhinolaryngol 65:314-9. 2007..causes that led to revision surgery such as adhesions, prosthetic problems, erosions of the long process of the incus, or refixation of the footplate, and on the different surgical techniques...
- Rotation of middle ear ossicles during cetacean developmentM D Kinkel
Department of Anatomy, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Rootstown, Ohio 44272, USA
J Morphol 249:126-31. 2001..the tympanic membrane and reduction of the manubrium is thought to be related to an evolutionary rotation of the incus and malleus out of the plane of the tympanic membrane...
- Resorption of auditory ossicles and hearing loss in mice lacking osteoprotegerinSho Kanzaki
Department of Otolaryngology, School of Medicine, Keio University, 35 Shinanomachi, Tokyo 160 8582, Japan
Bone 39:414-9. 2006Bones conduct sound in the middle ear. The three ossicles-the malleus, incus, and stapes-form a chain that transmits vibrations from the tympanic membrane to the oval window of the inner ear...
- [Local antibiotic administration decreases risk of inner ear damage in effodation]M Fischer
Universitäts Hals Nasen Ohren Klinik, Essen
Laryngorhinootologie 79:758-61. 2000..These techniques bear a significant risk of sensory hearing loss. Here we analyse our results using the mobilisation technique together with locally applied antibiotics...
- Video pneumatic otoscopy for the diagnosis of conductive hearing loss with normal tympanic membranesJae Kwon Lee
Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 144:67-72. 2011..To evaluate the usefulness of video pneumatic otoscopy (VPO) for the diagnosis of conductive hearing loss (CHL) with normal tympanic membranes (TM)...
- Middle ear structure and bone conduction in Spalax, Eospalax, and Tachyoryctes mole-rats (Rodentia: Spalacidae)Matthew J Mason
Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
J Morphol 271:462-72. 2010..proposed that two unusual anatomical adaptations in Spalax allow jaw vibrations to pass to the inner ear via the incus and stapes: a pseudoglenoid (=postglenoid) fossa which accomodates the condylar process of the mandible, and a ..
- Stapes prosthesis attachment: the effect of crimping on sound transfer in otosclerosis surgeryAlexander M Huber
Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital of Zurich, Switzerland
Laryngoscope 113:853-8. 2003..reasons for unexpected failures of stapes surgery may be the insufficient crimping of a stapes prosthesis onto the incus. The objectives of the study were to assess the amount of sound transmission loss in response to the quality of ..
- [The mechanics and function of the middle ear. Part 1: The ossicular chain and middle ear muscles]K B Huttenbrink
INO Universitätsklinik Münster
Laryngorhinootologie 71:545-51. 1992..Only now the malleus rotates around its axial ligaments. These movements cause a gliding motion in the malleus-incus joint, which results in a predominant up- and downward movement of the anvil; the incudo-stapedial joint glides, ..
- Topographical anatomy and measurements of selected parameters of the rat temporal boneJ Wysocki
Clinic of Otolaryngology, Medical University of Warsaw, Kajetany, Poland
Folia Morphol (Warsz) 67:111-9. 2008..namely the anterior and posterior epitympanic recesses, containing the head of the malleus and the body of the incus. On the side of the epitympanic recesses the following are easily accessible: the malleus head and the core of the ..
- The motion of conventional and novel total ossicular replacement prostheses during changes in static pressureRobert Mills
Otolaryngology Unit, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 137:762-5. 2007..To investigate the motion of prostheses used to reconstruct ears with an absent stapes arch...
- Equivalent noise level generated by drilling onto the ossicular chain as measured by laser Doppler vibrometry: a temporal bone studyDan Jiang
Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Auditory Implantation Centre, Guy s and St Thomas Hospitals, London, United Kingdom
Laryngoscope 117:1040-5. 2007..It is speculated that the HL is a result of vibration of the ossicular chain resembling acoustic noise trauma. It is generally considered that using a large cutting burr is more likely to cause damage than a small diamond burr...
- [Otosclerosis imaging: matching clinical and imaging data]F Veillon
Service de Radiologie, Hopital de Hautepierre, Avenue Moliere, 67098 Strasbourg Cedex, France
J Radiol 87:1756-64. 2006..fixation of the head of the malleus to the lateral wall of the tympanic cavity, absence of the long process of the incus or stapes, gusher syndrome, primary cholesteatoma, or tympanic facial nerve neuroma blocking the stapes...
- Titanium CliP piston versus platinum-ribbon Teflon piston: piston and fenestra size affect air-bone gapCharles A Mangham
Seattle Ear Clinic, Seattle, Washington 9812, USA
Otol Neurotol 29:8-12. 2008To analyze if titanium material and a clip attachment to the incus offer a hearing result advantage over the traditional Teflon piston in stapes surgery.
- First experience with a new stapes clip piston in stapedotomyW Grolman
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Otol Neurotol 26:595-8. 2005..This new type of stapes piston was designed to avoid the crimping onto the incus in stapedotomy...
- Perichondrium/cartilage composite graft for repairing large tympanic membrane perforations and hearing improvementXiao Wei Chen
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing 100730, China
Chin Med J (Engl) 123:301-4. 2010..The aim of this study was to investigate a novel technique of perichondrium/cartilage composite graft for repairing the large TM perforation in the patient of otitis media...
- [Revision surgery of otosclerosis: a review of 26 cases]D Ayache
Service ORL, Fondation Adolphe de Rothschild, 25 29 rue Manin, 75019 Paris
Ann Otolaryngol Chir Cervicofac 117:281-90. 2000..The aim of this study was to identify causes of primary stapedectomy failures and to evaluate hearing results in revision stapes surgery...
- Outcome of malleo-stapedotomy using the malleus relocation technique during revision stapes surgeryM R Ghonim
Otorhinolaryngology Department, Faculty of Medicine, Mansoura University, Egypt
J Laryngol Otol 125:441-4. 2011This study aimed to use a new otological technique, malleus relocation, to solve the problems of ossicular reconstruction undertaken during revision stapes surgery for incus necrosis.
- Combined Heermann and Tos (CHAT) technique in cholesteatoma surgery: surgical technique and preliminary resultsCem Uzun
Department of Oto Rhino Laryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Trakya University, Faculty of Medicine, Turkey
J Laryngol Otol 119:429-35. 2005..was performed in two ears, type II in nine ears and type III (stapes absent) in two ears, with either autologous incus (eight cases), cortical bone (two) or auricular cartilage (one)...
- [The stapedius muscle--the present opinions about anatomy and physiology]Tatiana Gierek
Katedra i Klinika Laryngologii S1 AM w Katowicach
Otolaryngol Pol 61:29-32. 2007..This movement causes stiffening of the incus and the malleus and also changes the pressure of the perilymph in the inner ear...
- Failures in stapedotomy for otosclerosisGregorio G Babighian
Department of Otolaryngology Otosurgery, Azienda Ospedaliera Università, Padova, Italy
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 141:395-400. 2009..To review the results of 78 revision stapedotomies, determining the causes of failure and the predictors of surgical success...
- Effects of ossicular prosthesis mass and section of the stapes tendon on middle ear transmissionManohar Bance
E A R Laboratory, Division of Otolaryngology, Department of Surgery, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia
J Otolaryngol 36:113-9. 2007..The effects of changing prosthesis mass on middle ear transmission have not been previously systematically studied. Neither has the effect of stapes tendon sectioning. These are important parameters that can be surgically varied...
- [Laser stapedotomy--the modern solution of otosclerotic stapes fixation]Imre Gerlinger
Pecsi Tudomanyegyetem, Altalános Orvostudományi Kar Fül orr gégészeti és Fej nyaksebészeti Klinika Pécs Munkácsy M u 2 7621
Orv Hetil 148:2241-7. 2007..Nowadays not only stapedectomy and partial stapedectomy, but stapedotomy can also be considered a well established otological procedure...
- Three-dimensional anatomy of the temporal bone in normal miceJ H Lee
Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Hallym University College of Medicine, Chuncheon, Kangwon, Korea
Anat Histol Embryol 38:311-5. 2009..The malleus manubrium was directed anteriorly and was thin and fan-shaped like a Persian sword. The size of the incus relative to the malleus was smaller than that in the human ossicles...
- Otologics fully implantable hearing system: Phase I trial 1-year resultsHerman A Jenkins
University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
Otol Neurotol 29:534-41. 2008..To assess the safety of the Otologics fully implantable hearing system after 1 year of use in a Phase I clinical trial...
- How reproducibly can human ear ossicles be measured? A study of inter-observer errorStefan Flohr
Department of Biology, University of Hildesheim, Hildesheim, Germany
Anat Rec (Hoboken) 293:2094-106. 2010..50 and 9.59% (average: 2.63%) for malleus measurements and between 0.67 and 7.11% (average: 2.01%) for incus measurements. Coefficients of reliability ranged between 0.72 and 0.99 for the malleus measurements and between 0...
- Ossiculoplasty with a cartilage-connecting hydroxyapatite prosthesis for tympanosclerotic stapes fixationHirokazu Kawano
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Miyazaki University, 5200 Kihara, Kiyotake cho, Miyazaki 889 1692, Japan
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 267:875-9. 2010Many cases of tympanosclerotic stapes fixation are accompanied by fixation or erosion of malleus and/or incus. This status of the ossicular chain is one of the reasons that ossiculoplasty for tympanosclerotic stapes fixation is more ..
- HUMAN MIDDLE EAR--FORWARD AND REVERSE SOUND TRANSMISSIONSunil Puria; Fiscal Year: 2002..Examples of middle-ear modifications include fixation of the stapes (as in otosclerosis), fixation of the incus-malleus head, and eardrum perforations...
- Human middle-ear imaging, physiology, and biomechanicsCHARLES RICHARD STEELE; Fiscal Year: 2013..It is hypothesized that the mobile saddle-shaped malleus-incus joint is able to suitably transfer this twisting motion to the incus...
- Ossicle vibration measurements in conductive hearing lossSteven L Jacques; Fiscal Year: 2013..The system is based on spectral Fourier-domain OCT and can measure vibrations of the ossicles (malleus, incus, stapes) of the middle ear on the scale of nm to [unreadable]m amplitude...
- Coupling Strategies for Middle Ear ProthesesANN GRONDA; Fiscal Year: 2003..The device consists of an indwelling, self-powered sound processor and separate piezoelectric transducers to sense incus vibrations and drive the stapes...
- POWERED INCUS REPLACEMENT PROSTHESISCharles Hill; Fiscal Year: 1991DESCRIPTION: (ADAPTED FROM THE APPLICANT'S ABSTRACT) The objective of this research is to build and test a Powered Incus Replacement prosthesis (PIRP) for use in individuals with conductive hearing losses (up to 60 dB)...
- Exploring otoacoustic emissions with intracochlear pressure measurementsWei Dong; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- The Effects of Resveratrol on PresbyacusisMichael Seidman; Fiscal Year: 2004..Furthermore, these data will provide novel strategies to impart greater wellness in the elderly population and perhaps have a positive effect on health care expenses. ..