International Journal of Otorhinolaryngology


Volume 8, Issue 2, December 2022

  • Extraparotid Locations of Pleomorphic Adenoma: Reflection on 21 Cases Collected in Bamako

    Kassim Diarra, Nfaly Konate, Harouna Sanogo, Drissa Kaloga Bagayoko, Kalifa Coulibaly, Youssouf Sidibe, Fatogoma Issa Kone, Boubacary Guindo, Siaka Soumaoro, Doumbia Kadidiatou Singare, Mohamed Amadou Keita

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, December 2022
    Pages: 33-36
    Received: 14 June 2022
    Accepted: 27 June 2022
    Published: 5 July 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijo.20220802.11
    Abstract: Objectives: To study the epidemiological, diagnostic and therapeutic characteristics of this rare histological entity and to discuss it with the literature. Materials and methods: This was a descriptive, retrospective and longitudinal study over a period of 7 years from January 2015 to December 2022. We made an exhaustive sampling of all patients s... Show More
  • A Rare Case of Post-Traumatic Ludwig Anginaina Child

    Rajkumari Khatri

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, December 2022
    Pages: 37-40
    Received: 9 June 2022
    Accepted: 27 June 2022
    Published: 20 July 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijo.20220802.12
    Abstract: Ludwig angina is life-threatening soft tissue cellulitis that occurs on the floor of the mouth, including the submental, sublingual, and submandibular spaces bilaterally. Ludwig Angina is a rapidly progressive inflammatory disease, predominantly affecting adults secondary to the dental infection, but may also affect children So, a high index of sus... Show More
  • Anatomical Variations of the Internal Jugular Vein: Focus Through Three Clinical Observations

    Kassim Diarra, N’faly Konaté, Youssouf Sidibé, Kalifa Coulibaly, Drissa Kaloga Bagayoko, Moussa Bourama Keita, Fatogoma Issa Koné, Boubacary Guindo, Siaka Soumaoro, Doumbia Kadidiatou Singare, Mohamed Amadou Keita

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, December 2022
    Pages: 41-45
    Received: 6 July 2022
    Accepted: 20 July 2022
    Published: 29 July 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijo.20220802.13
    Abstract: The authors report three cases of division anomalies (bifurcation and fenestrations) of the internal jugular vein (IJV) revealed intraoperatively during cervical lymph node dissection. Although these terms are commonly interchanged in the literature, they are used interchangeably often granting ambiguity among surgeons. The objective of this work w... Show More
  • Cervico-mediastinal Goiter: The Clinical and Therapeutic Aspects

    N’faly Konate, Kassim Diarra, Yaya Dembele, Kalifa Coulibaly, Fatogoma Issa Kone, Naouma Cisse, Boubacary Guindo, Youssouf Sidibe, Siaka Soumaoro, Kadiatou Sinkare, Mohamed Keita

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, December 2022
    Pages: 46-51
    Received: 13 July 2022
    Accepted: 29 July 2022
    Published: 10 August 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijo.20220802.14
    Abstract: OBJECTIVES: Our work aimed to expose the methods of resection of plunging goiters by pure cervicotomy and to compare the results of our study with those of the literature. MATERIAL AND METHODS: This was a retrospective study extended over 5 years from January 2016 to December 2020 on the medical observations of 20 cases of thyroidectomy for plungin... Show More
  • Comparison of Early Symptoms of COVID-19 Patients with Different Variants Before and After Vaccination

    Tallat Najeeb, Nisa Siddiqui, Abdul Hameed Bhatti

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, December 2022
    Pages: 52-56
    Received: 27 June 2022
    Accepted: 25 July 2022
    Published: 15 August 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijo.20220802.15
    Abstract: Corona virus disease (COVID-19) first detected in Wuhan, China in December 2019, spread rapidly to many geographical areas within a few months. As a result, on March 11, 2020 the World Health Organization (WHO) declared COVID-19 as a global pandemic. This disease mainly affected the respiratory system. The review of literature showed a diverse arra... Show More
  • Histiocytosis Otomastoiditis X: About a Clinical Case

    Luzbel Von-Haff, Miguel Rito, João Figueira, Anabela Palma, Cristóvão Ribeiro, Lígia Ferreira, Pedro Montalvão, João Roque

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, December 2022
    Pages: 57-61
    Received: 16 May 2022
    Accepted: 6 September 2022
    Published: 29 September 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijo.20220802.16
    Abstract: Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH) or histiocytosis X refers to a group of diseases that are characterized by clonal proliferation of histiocyte with similar characteristics to Langerhans cells, which affect different organs of the human body, including the temporal bone. The present study describes the clinical case of a 42-year-old patient admit... Show More