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Does Intratympanic Corticosteroid Help In Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss? (Otolaryngology (E.N.T))

Dr. Satyabrata Panigrahi., BASLP

 

Medical Case Details:

During the clinical practice, many cases came with SSNHL (Sudden Sensorineural Hearing loss). As a standardized protocol, intratympanic steroids are applied within 72 hours by qualified and experienced ENT doctors. When I compared the pre and post-treatment assessment in terms of audiometry, the results are insignificant in most cases. So, I am afraid if it practically really works? It will help if you give your inputs.

 


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    Dr. Isaac Gana
    Cardiologist

    Personally I have prescribed it in the past and it worked after 3 weeks.

    18.Oct, 10:46am



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