Possible Causes for Labyrinthitis in USA

  • Viral Labyrinthitis
    Labyrinthitis Labyrinth Disorder

    Labyrinthitis is a term denoting inflammation and infection of the labyrinth, the constitutive anatomical part of the inner ear. … An infection of the labyrinth and both the vestibular and cochlear nerves by viral pathogens is termed viral labyrinthitis, a term rarely used in the literature because of … In addition, measles, mumps, and rubella viruses have also been implicated in the pathogenesis of viral labyrinthitis.[1]

  • Meniere's Disease
    Viral Labyrinthitis Labyrinthitis Labyrinth Disorder

    With increase in fluid, a rupture of the membranous labyrinth mainly the Reissner's membrane takes place, as it is the thinnest. … The inner ear has a membranous labyrinth which contains endolymph, if there is some problem with the drainage of this fluid it leads to the membranes becoming distended like … [2]

  • Chronic Otitis Media

    or without cholesteatoma and is associated with the formation of aural polyps, granulations, destruction of the ossicles and occasional complications like facial palsy, labyrinthitis … High resolution computed tomogram (HRCT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) are indicated to detect complications like labyrinthitis, ossicular chain or temporal bone erosion … Rarely patients can present with complications of COM like mastoiditis, facial palsy, labyrinthitis, vertigo, lateral sinus thrombophlebitis, petrositis, and even life-threatening … [3]

  • Oculomotor Apraxia

    Oculomotor apraxia (OMA), also known as Cogan ocular motor apraxia or saccadic initiation failure (SIF) is the absence or defect of controlled, voluntary, and purposeful eye movement. It was first described in 1952 by the American ophthalmologist David Glendenning Cogan. People with this condition have difficulty…[4]

  • Aminoglycoside Antibiotic
    Toxic Labyrinthitis Labyrinthitis
  • Netilmicin
    Toxic Labyrinthitis Labyrinthitis
  • Furosemide
    Toxic Labyrinthitis Labyrinthitis
  • Uveomeningoencephalitic Syndrome

    Vogt–Koyanagi–Harada disease (VKH), also known as Vogt–Koyanagi–Harada syndrome, uveomeningitis syndrome and uveomeningoencephalitic syndrome, is a multisystem disease of presumed autoimmune cause, that affects pigmented tissues, which have melanin. The most significant manifestation is bilateral, diffuse uveitis,…[5]

  • Loop Diuretic
    Toxic Labyrinthitis Labyrinthitis
  • Tobramycin Sulfate
    Toxic Labyrinthitis Labyrinthitis

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  1. Viral Labyrinthitis, Symptoma
  2. Meniere's Disease, Symptoma
  3. Chronic Otitis Media, Symptoma
  4. Wikipedia: Oculomotor apraxia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  5. Wikipedia: Vogt–Koyanagi–Harada disease, CC-BY-SA-3.0