International Journal of Otorhinolaryngology


Volume 4, Issue 2, December 2018

  • Cut Throat Injury Presenting As Emergencies in a Tertiary Care Hospital in India: A Retrospective Analysis

    Rajat Jain, Sandeep Kaushik

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 2, December 2018
    Pages: 35-38
    Received: 23 April 2018
    Accepted: 16 July 2018
    Published: 12 September 2018
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijo.20180402.11
    Abstract: Anterior neck injuries are variable according to their extent, depth and cause. These can be intentional or accidental. The injuries may be penetrating or non-penetrating. Injury to certain anatomic structures (e.g, carotid or subclavian vessels) may be fatal in two thirds of cases. Management of injuries that penetrate the platysma depends upon th... Show More
  • Comparison of Three Techniques for the Management of Concha Bullosa on Nasal and Olfactory Functions

    Deniz Hanci, Huseyin Altun

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 2, December 2018
    Pages: 39-45
    Received: 20 August 2018
    Accepted: 7 September 2018
    Published: 8 October 2018
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijo.20180402.12
    Abstract: Background: Different techniques were described for the management of concha bullosa. However there is still no consensus on which technique should be preferred. Objective: To evaluate the most effective technique for the management of concha bullosa in terms of improvement in nasal and olfactory functions. Study Design: Prospective, randomized con... Show More
  • Ear Nose and Throat Diseases among HIV Infected Patients at Fepsi Hospital in Butembo, Democratic Republic of the Congo

    Franck Katembo Sikakulya, Joel Kambale Ketha, Michel Kalongo Ilumbulumbu, Olivier Mumbere Mulisya, Gabriel Kambale Bunduki, Richard Byaruhanga, Moise Muhindo Valimungighe

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 2, December 2018
    Pages: 46-50
    Received: 21 August 2018
    Accepted: 6 September 2018
    Published: 12 October 2018
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijo.20180402.13
    Abstract: Background: Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) diseases are recognized as common early presentations of HIV infection. Despite the large number of HIV infected patients worldwide, information regarding Ear Nose and Throat diseases among HIV infected patients is very limited; Objective of this survey was to determine the incidence of Ear Nose and Throat dis... Show More
  • A Clinico-Etiological Study of Cervical Lymphadenopathy in Otorhinolaryngology Practice

    Girija A Ghate, James Thomas, Neelesh Bhat

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 2, December 2018
    Pages: 51-54
    Received: 27 July 2018
    Accepted: 21 September 2018
    Published: 25 October 2018
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijo.20180402.14
    Abstract: Cervical lymphadenopathy is a condition commonly seen in general, paediatric as well as Otorhinolaryngology practice. It is seen across all age groups and both genders. It shows a wide range of clinical features with an equally wide variety of causative factors. As the diagnosis can vary from a simple pharyngeal infection to a malignancy, appropria... Show More