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Cochlear Implantation Summary

Description: Surgical insertion of an electronic hearing device (COCHLEAR IMPLANTS) with electrodes to the COCHLEAR NERVE in the inner ear to create sound sensation in patients with residual nerve fibers.

Also Known As: Cochlear Implantations; Cochlear Prosthesis Implantations; Implantation, Cochlear; Implantation, Cochlear Prosthesis; Implantations, Cochlear Show All >>

Networked: 1236 relevant articles (78 outcomes, 153 trials/studies) for this Therapy

Key Diseases for which Cochlear Implantation is Relevant

  1. Deafness (Deaf Mutism) : 27 outcomes 34 studies in 302 results
  2. Hearing Loss (Hearing Impairment) : 18 outcomes 34 studies in 301 results
  3. Sensorineural Hearing Loss : 13 outcomes 28 studies in 190 results
  4. Tinnitus : 5 outcomes 14 studies in 58 results
  5. Otosclerosis : 3 outcomes 4 studies in 42 results
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Drugs Related to Cochlear Implantation

  1. Silver Sulfadiazine (SSD)
  2. Mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA)
  3. Interleukin 1 Receptor Antagonist Protein (Anakinra)
  4. Dexamethasone (Maxidex)
  5. Cerebrospinal fluid leak
  6. Ciprofloxacin (Cipro)
  7. Auditory neuropathy
  8. Keratitis, Ichthyosis, and Deafness (KID) Syndrome
  9. Methylprednisolone
  10. Mannose-Binding Lectin (Mannan-Binding Lectin)
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Therapies Related to Cochlear Implantation

  1. Hearing Aids (Hearing Aid)
  2. Cochlear Implants (Cochlear Implant)
  3. Electrodes (Electrode)
  4. Stapes Surgery (Stapedectomy)
  5. Rehabilitation
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