76 Possible Causes for Labyrinthine Fistula in USA

  • Labyrinthine Fistula

    Finally, disease conditions—for example cholesteatoma—can result in a labyrinthine fistula. … Labyrinthine fistula almost always stems as a complication of chronic otitis media with cholesteatoma. … Labyrinthine fistula is defined as erosive loss of bone that lies over the labyrinth and it is almost exclusively seen as a complication of chronic otitis media with cholesteatoma … [1] [2]

  • Middle Ear Cholesteatoma
    Labyrinthine Fistula

    fistula, ossicular damage, meningitis, sigmoid sinus thrombosis or intracranial abscess. … damage the vicinal middle ear bone structure and also present with complications like chronic ear swelling, facial palsy, sometimes dizziness due to the development of a labyrinthine[3]

  • Head Injury
    Labyrinthine Fistula

    The following symptomatology is found in patients suffering in traumatic head injuries: General Appearance: Patients are usually brought to the emergency room with loss of consciousness due to severe brain trauma. Less severe cases can present with confusion, drowsiness and disorientation.  Head and neck:…[4]

  • Ear Surgery
    Labyrinthine Fistula
  • Blast Injury
    Labyrinthine Fistula

    Blast injury is trauma resulting from the energy released in an explosion. It involves damage to numerous organs acquired through various mechanisms and poses a unique problem for health care providers. Blast injuries are categorized as primary to quaternary, and sometimes quinary. High-order explosives (HE) such…[5]

  • Meniere's Disease
    Labyrinthine Fistula

    Due to rupture of the membrane, open fistula spaces form between perilymph and endolymphatic spaces.[6]

  • Tympanoplasty
    Labyrinthine Fistula
  • Mastoiditis
    Labyrinthine Fistula

    Mastoiditis is an infection in the air cell system of the mastoid process. It is usually associated with otitis media. The condition of mastoiditis, often mimic the signs and symptoms of ear infection. Affected individuals, especially children often experience the following signs: Discharge and drainage from the affected…[7]

  • Barotitis
    Labyrinthine Fistula
  • Basilar Skull Fracture
    Labyrinthine Fistula

    A basilar skull fracture is a fracture occurring in the bones that constitute the base (bottom part) of the skull. It is usually a result from strong blunt force applied to the head, such as falling from the high. The temporal region of skull is the most common location. Fracture causes intracranial hemorrhage is a…[8]

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  1. Labyrinthine Fistula, Symptoma
  2. Labyrinthine fistula, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  3. Middle Ear Cholesteatoma, Symptoma
  4. Head Injury, Symptoma
  5. Blast Injury, Symptoma
  6. Meniere's Disease, Symptoma
  7. Mastoiditis, Symptoma
  8. Basilar Skull Fracture, Symptoma