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Medical Management of Meniere’s Disease

  • Stephen P. CassEmail author
  • Maria C. Machala
  • Emily C. Ambrose
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Abstract

There are no definitive curative or preventative therapies available for Meniere’s disease. Treatment modalities are based on several theories surrounding the possible causes of the disease, and treatment aims to reduce symptoms of vertigo and preserve hearing and balance function. Here, we describe medical management strategies of Meniere’s disease.

Keywords

Medical management Meniere’s disease Endolymphatic hydrops Diuretic therapy Lifestyle modification Betahistine Allergy treatment 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Stephen P. Cass
    • 1
    Email author
  • Maria C. Machala
    • 1
  • Emily C. Ambrose
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of OtolaryngologyUniversity of Colorado Anschutz Medical CampusAuroraUSA

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