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Neck Abcess

Neck abcess A neck abscess is a collection of pus in the neck. Typically, the abscess is caused by an infection. As the pus continues to accumulate, the abscess will grow larger and form a mass. This can create other … Okumaya devam et

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Facial Paralysis

Facial paralysis occurs when a person is no longer able to move some or all of the muscles on one side of the face. Facial paralysis is an ENT emrgency because the early you treated, the successful the recover will … Okumaya devam et

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Sudden Hearing Loss

Sudden hearing loss (SHL) or sudden deafness is a rapid loss of hearing all at once or over a period of up to 3 days. It should be considered a medical emergency. A person who experiences SSHL should visit a doctor … Okumaya devam et

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Nose Bleeds

Nosebleed (Epistaxis) is the blood draining out from the nose.  Sometimes in more severe cases, the blood can come up the nasolacrimal duct and out from the eye. Fresh blood and clotted blood can also flow down into the stomach … Okumaya devam et

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Sinus Disorders

Paranasal sinuses, which are air cavities in the cranial bones, especially those near the nose and connecting to it. Each individual has four paired cavities located in the cranial bone or skull. Paranasal sinuses (each a pair) are: Maxillary Ethmoid … Okumaya devam et

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Voice Disorders

The larynx, commonly called the voice box, is involved in breathing, sound production, and protecting the trachea against food aspiration. It manipulates pitch and volume. The larynx houses the vocal cords, which are essential for phonation. Polyps and nodules are … Okumaya devam et

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Snoring/Sleep Apnea

Snoring is the vibration of respiratory structures and the resulting sound, due to obstructed air movement during breathing while sleeping. Snoring during sleep may be a sign, or first alarm, of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA).  Generally speaking the structures involved are the uvula and soft palate.  The … Okumaya devam et

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Enlarged adenoids

Some of the ear nose throat problems are specially more frequent in chidhood or is to manage different in them. Thus we take these in a separate link. Enlarged adenoids Children with enlarged adenoids often breathe through their mouth because … Okumaya devam et

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Head and Neck Anatomy

Head and neck anatomy focuses on the structures of the head and neck of the human body, including the brain, bones, muscles, blood vessels, nerves, glands, nose, mouth, teeth, tongue, and throat. Nevertheless, the ent doctor doesn’ study brain. Lymphatic system: … Okumaya devam et

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Ear wax (cerumen), symptoms, cause, removal

Ear wax (cerumen): Earwax is produced by glands in the ear canal. Its purpose is to trap dust and other small particles and prevent them from reaching, and potentially damaging, the eardrum. Normally the ear have a self cleaning process by the help … Okumaya devam et

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