International Journal of Otorhinolaryngology


Volume 6, Issue 2, December 2020

  • Goiter and Sensorineural Hearing Loss: Pendred Syndrome Should Be Suspected: A Case Report

    Sana Mallouk, Zouhair Najib, Omar Iziki, Youssef Oukessou, Sami Rouad, Reda Abada, Mohamed Mahtar, Mohamed Roubal

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 2, December 2020
    Pages: 23-25
    Received: 20 March 2020
    Accepted: 7 May 2020
    Published: 13 July 2020
    Abstract: BACKGROUND: Pendred syndrome (PS) is an autosomal recessive disorder, caused by biallelic mutations in the SLC26A4 gene which codes for the pendrin protein. It is characterized by sensorineural hearing loss associated with dyshormonogenic goiter. Which is a common cause of congenital deafness. CASE PRESENTATION: Hereby we describe a case of a 21- y... Show More
  • Conductive Hearing Loss with an Intact Tympanic Membrane: Diagnosed Approaches

    Sana Mallouk, Sara Halily, Yasser Hammouda, Youssef Oukessou, Sami Rouadi, Reda Abada, Mohamed Mahtar, Mohamed Roubal

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 2, December 2020
    Pages: 26-30
    Received: 5 August 2020
    Accepted: 17 August 2020
    Published: 16 September 2020
    Abstract: Objective: Our study aims to analyze the epidemiological, clinical, radiological, and etiological aspects of this disease. Methods: We reviewed data from patients who consulted the same seigneur for hearing loss and in whom the otoscopic examination was normal with a conductive hearing loss objectively confirmed on tonal audiometry, for a period of... Show More
  • Laryngeal Stenosis, a Complication of Multifocal Tuberculosis

    Samaké Djibril, Sidibé Youssouf, Dienta Lassine, Haidara Abdoul, Kouma Alassane, Touré Mamadou Karim, Ouattara Kadidia, Kanouté Tenin, Soumaoro Siaka, Guindo Boubacary, Traoré Lamine, Sanogo Boubacar, Keita Mohamed Amadou, Ag Mohamed Alhousseini

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 2, December 2020
    Pages: 31-34
    Received: 21 August 2020
    Accepted: 3 September 2020
    Published: 30 September 2020
    Abstract: Laryngeal stenosis is a permanent, usually acquired, narrowing of the laryngeal duct. Due to the pandemic of Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS), the etiology of tuberculosis must be investigated. However, the signs of presumption are not specific. Management is controversial and remains difficult in our work context in an under-medicated cou... Show More