Chronic otitis media with effusion and Helicobacter pylori


Agirdir B. V., BOZOVA S., Derin A. T., Turhan M.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY, vol.70, no.5, pp.829-834, 2006 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 70 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2005.09.026
  • Journal Name: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.829-834
  • Keywords: chronic otitis media with effusion, Helicobacter pylori, CLO testing, urease test, CHRONIC TUBOTYMPANAL DISORDERS, MIDDLE-EAR EFFUSION, RAPID UREASE TEST, GASTROESOPHAGEAL-REFLUX, GLUE EAR, CHILDREN, INFECTION, TRANSMISSION, SPECIMENS, DISEASE
  • Akdeniz University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: The aim of this study is to investigate the presence of Helicobacter pylori (HP) in the middle ear effusion by Campylobacter-like organism (CLO) test and whether it has a role in the ethiopathogenesis of chronic otitis media with effusion (OME).