International Journal of Otorhinolaryngology


Volume 5, Issue 2, December 2019

  • Large Concha Bullosa Is a Risk Factor for Chronic Sinusitis: A Case Control Study

    Alexis Do Santos Zounon, Ulrich Bidossessi Vodouhe, Jean-Baptiste Agai, Djibril Balde, Sonia Adjanohoun, Wassi Adjibabi, Bernadette Vignikin-Yehouessi

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 2, December 2019
    Pages: 35-38
    Received: 26 June 2019
    Accepted: 17 July 2019
    Published: 31 July 2019
    Abstract: The study analyzed the correlation between the presence of concha bullosa with the presence of radiological sinus opacity and sinonasal functional symptoms. All patients whose computed tomography (CT) findings were positive for concha bullosa were included in the study. The CT parameters taken in consideration were the presence and volume of concha... Show More
  • Assess the Impact of Puberphonia in the Society

    Kumaresan Muthiah, Navin Bharath Kumaresan

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 2, December 2019
    Pages: 39-43
    Received: 1 June 2019
    Accepted: 18 October 2019
    Published: 19 November 2019
    Abstract: Puberphonia is a voice disorder which is distinguished by the habitual and continuous use of prepubertal high-pitched voice of a child even after puberty. It is not a rare disorder; it is followed by a synopsis of current approaches to treat puberphonia in males. The impact of voice disorder varies greatly from person to person, environment, occupa... Show More
  • Clinical Presentation of Congenital Cholesteatoma of the External Auditory Canal in Goldenhar Syndrome: A Case Series

    Sarah Elizabeth Hodge, April Amber Peterson, Brendan Powers O’Connell, Amelia Fischer Drake

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 2, December 2019
    Pages: 44-47
    Received: 27 September 2019
    Accepted: 25 November 2019
    Published: 6 December 2019
    Abstract: Background: Goldenhar Syndrome, also called Oculoauricular Vertebral Dysplasia, includes abnormalities of the first and second branchial arches. Ear abnormalities are present in approximately 92% of those with Goldenhar Syndrome [1]. There is a wide spectrum for ear anomalies; they can range from preauricular tags and pits, microtia, external audit... Show More
  • Prevalence of Noise-induced Hearing Loss in Cotton Ginning Factories in Parakou, North Benin

    Hounkpatin Spéro Herménégilde Raoul, Flatin Marius Claude, Gounongbé Ahoya Christophe Fabien, Aissi Monelle Benett Ablawa Vanessa, Bouraima Fatiou Alabi, Amegan Hamondji Nicolas, Wassi Adjibabi

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 2, December 2019
    Pages: 48-52
    Received: 17 November 2019
    Accepted: 2 December 2019
    Published: 10 December 2019
    Abstract: This research work aimed to determine the prevalence of noise induced hearing loss by in an industrial area. It is was descriptive cross-sectional study which was carried out from March to May 2014 in three (03) cotton ginning factories located in the city of Parakou. It involved the workers exposed to noise, who had accepted to participate to the ... Show More