"Otosclerosis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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Formation of spongy bone in the labyrinth capsule which can progress toward the STAPES (stapedial fixation) or anteriorly toward the COCHLEA leading to conductive, sensorineural, or mixed HEARING LOSS. Several genes are associated with familial otosclerosis with varied clinical signs.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Otosclerosis" by people in Profiles.
Normal Anatomic Structures, Variants, and Mimics of the Temporal Bone. Neuroimaging Clin N Am. 2022 May; 32(2):345-361.
The Stapes in Otosclerosis: Osteoarthritis of an Ear Ossicle. Head Neck Pathol. 2021 Sep; 15(3):737-742.
Diagnostic Protocol for Detecting Otosclerosis on High-Resolution Temporal Bone CT. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2019 Nov; 128(11):1054-1060.
Imaging Review of the Temporal Bone: Part II. Traumatic, Postoperative, and Noninflammatory Nonneoplastic Conditions. Radiology. 2015 Sep; 276(3):655-72.
Analysis of the Hyalinization Reaction in Otosclerosis. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2014 Jun; 140(6):555-9.
Questioning the relationship between cochlear otosclerosis and sensorineural hearing loss: a quantitative evaluation of cochlear structures in cases of otosclerosis and review of the literature. Laryngoscope. 2004 Jul; 114(7):1214-30.