Brazilian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology (English Edition) Brazilian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology (English Edition)
Current issue
November - December 2016
Vol. 82. Num. 6.
Pages 621-742

Brazilian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology publishes original contributions in otolaryngology and the associated areas (cranio-maxillo-facial surgery, head and neck surgery, and phoniatrics).
The aim of this journal is the national and international divulgation of the scientific production interesting to the otolaryngology, as well as the discussion, in editorials, of subjects of scientific, academic and professional relevance.

The Brazilian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology is born from the 'Revista Brasileira de Otorrinolaringologia', of which it is the English version, created and indexed to MEDLINE in 2005.
It is the official scientific publication of the Brazilian Association of Otolaryngology and Cervicofacial Surgery. Its abbreviated title is Braz J Otorhinolaryngol., which should be used in bibliographies, footnotes and bibliographical references and strips.

All articles will be published under the CC BY (Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International). Open Access funded by Associação Brasileira de Otorrinolaringologia e Cirurgia Cérvico-Facial.

Indexing: MEDLINE, Exerpta Medica, Lilacs,SciELO Brazil, ISI.
JCR 2015: 0.730

ISSN 1808-8694

Vol. 82. Num. 6. November - December 2016 Pages 621-742
Editorials
Local allergic rhinitis
João Ferreira de Mello Junior
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2016;82:621-2
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Original articles
Audiological profile of patients treated for childhood cancer
Patricia Helena Pecora Liberman, Maria Valéria Schmidt Goffi-Gomez, Christiane Schultz, Paulo Eduardo Novaes, Luiz Fernando Lopes
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2016;82:623-9
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Setting of an endoscopic nasal reference point for surgical access to the anterior base through an anatomical study on cadavers
Andressa Vinha Zanuncio, Paulo Fernando Tormin Borges Crosara, Helena Maria Gonçalves Becker, Celso Gonçalves Becker, Roberto Eustáquio dos Santos Guimarães
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2016;82:630-5
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Cross-cultural adaptation and validation of the Sinus and Nasal Quality of Life Survey (SN-5) into Brazilian Portuguese
Priscila Regina Candido Espinola Uchoa, Thiago Freire Pinto Bezerra, Élcio Duarte Lima, Marco Aurélio Fornazieri, Fabio de Rezende Pinna, Fabiana de Araújo Sperandio, Richard Louis Voegels
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2016;82:636-42
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Association of tinnitus and hearing loss in otological disorders: a decade-long epidemiological study in a South Indian population
Santoshi Kumari Manche, Jangala Madhavi, Koralla Raja Meganadh, Akka Jyothy
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2016;82:643-9
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The relationship between senile hearing loss and vestibular activity
Hanifi Kurtaran, Baran Acar, Emre Ocak, Emre Mirici
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2016;82:650-3
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The effects of the time of intranasal splinting on bacterial colonization, postoperative complications, and patient discomfort after septoplasty operations
Abdullah Karatas, Filiz Pehlivanoglu, Mehti Salviz, Nuray Kuvat, Isil Taylan Cebi, Burak Dikmen, Gonul Sengoz
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2016;82:654-61
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The role of the mean platelet volume and neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio in peritonsillar abscesses
Mehmet Şentürk, İsa Azgın, Gültekin Övet, Necat Alataş, Betül Ağırgöl, Esra Yılmaz
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2016;82:662-7
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Refractory episodic vertigo: role of intratympanic gentamicin and vestibular evoked myogenic potentials
Erika Celis-Aguilar, Ramon Hinojosa-González, Olivia Vales-Hidalgo, Heloisa Coutinho-Toledo
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2016;82:668-73
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Translation into Portuguese and validation of the Rhinitis Control Assessment Test (RCAT) questionnaire
Pedro Henrique Fernandes, Fausto Matsumoto, Dirceu Solé, Gustavo Falbo Wandalsen
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2016;82:674-9
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Quality of life impairment in patients with head and neck cancer and their caregivers: a comparative study
Laís Rigoni, Raphaella Falco Bruhn, Rafael De Cicco, Jossi Ledo Kanda, Leandro Luongo Matos
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2016;82:680-6
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Carcinoma ex-pleomorphic adenoma derived from recurrent pleomorphic adenoma shows important difference by array CGH compared to recurrent pleomorphic adenoma without malignant transformation
Fernanda Viviane Mariano, Karina Giovanetti, Luis Fernando Vidal Saccomani, André Del Negro, Luiz Paulo Kowalski, Ana Cristina Victorino Krepischi, Albina Altemani
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2016;82:687-94
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Comparison of temporalis fascia muscle and full-thickness cartilage grafts in type 1 pediatric tympanoplasties
Yakup Yegin, Mustafa Çelik, Arzu Karaman Koç, Levent Küfeciler, Mustafa Suphi Elbistanlı, Fatma Tülin Kayhan
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2016;82:695-701
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Outcome of different facial nerve reconstruction techniques
Aboshanif Mohamed, Eigo Omi, Kohei Honda, Shinsuke Suzuki, Kazuo Ishikawa
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2016;82:702-9
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Presbycusis: do we have a third ear?
Luis Roque Reis, Pedro Escada
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2016;82:710-4
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Review articles
Thyroid leiomyosarcoma: presentation of two cases and review of the literature
Mehmet İlhan Şahin, Alperen Vural, İmdat Yüce, Sedat Çağlı, Kemal Deniz, Ercihan Güney
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2016;82:715-21
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Study of cochlear microphonic potentials in auditory neuropathy
Ilka do Amaral Soares, Pedro de Lemos Menezes, Aline Tenório Lins Carnaúba, Kelly Cristina Lira de Andrade, Otávio Gomes Lins
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2016;82:722-36
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Case reports
Hoarseness: an unusual presentation of primary thyroid lymphoma with laryngeal infiltration
Ozan Gökdoğan, Ahmet Koybasioglu, Erkin Ismail, Timucin Erol, Gokcen Alagoz, Banu Yagmurlu, Seref Komurcu
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2016;82:737-40
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Cerebellopontine angle lipoma in asymptomatic patients: case report
Ricardo Rodrigues Figueiredo, Andréia Aparecida de Azevedo, João Alfredo de Mesquita Rodrigues Figueiredo, Norma de Oliveira Penido
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2016;82:741-2
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