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Acute Ear Emergencies

  • T. L. Vasudevan
  • Suresh S. David
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Abstract

The emergency department is often the first port of call for a variety of ear, nose and throat (ENT) disorders. Although most of these conditions are benign, there are important critical ENT disorders that must be immediately recognised and managed. This chapter, divided as three subsections, attempts to discuss salient disorders from the perspective of the emergency physician.

Keywords

Tympanic Membrane Facial Palsy Eustachian Tube Chronic Suppurative Otitis Medium Suppurative Otitis Medium 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.ENT Surgical ClinicPondicherryIndia
  2. 2.Head, Department of Emergency MedicinePushpagiri Medical College HospitalTiruvallaIndia

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