Relationship Between Disease Activity and Hearing Loss in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients A Case Control Study
作者: Ilham RKAINHanan RKAINIlham BOUADDITaoufik DAKKANajia HAJJAJ-HASSOUNILeila ESSAKALLI
作者单位: 1ENT, Rabat. rkain.ilham@yahoo.fr
刊名: International Journal of Medicine and Surgery, 2016, Vol.3 (1), pp.1-5
来源数据库: Mediterranean BioMedical Journals
DOI: 10.15342/ijms.v3i1.86
原始语种摘要: ObjectivesRheumatoid arthritis (RA) is well known to affect many different organ systems. Previous work suggests that this includes the auditory system.The objectives of this work are to evaluate the pattern of hearing impairment in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and also to examine the possible associations between hearing impairment and related RA features especially disease activity.Materials and methodsThirty RA patients (mean age of 44.5 ± 9.9 years; female sex (90%)) and 17 healthy controls (mean age of 41.5±9.1 years; female sex (76.4%)) were included in our study. The 2 groups were matched for age and sex (p>0.05). Otoscopic examination was normal in all participants.No subject of the 2 groups has had any abnormalities at otoscopic examination. Hearing impairment was evaluated...
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关键词翻译
关键词翻译
  • hearing 听觉
  • stapedial 镫骨的
  • audiometry 测听技术
  • tympanometry 鼓室压测量
  • impairment 减损
  • sensorineural 感觉神经的
  • remission 缓解
  • auditory 听觉的
  • female 女性的
  • arthritis 关节炎