Brazilian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology (English Edition) Brazilian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology (English Edition)
Current issue
November - December 2017
Vol. 83. Num. 6.
Pages 609-732

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 2016: 0.822

ISSN 1808-8694

Vol. 83. Num. 6. November - December 2017 Pages 609-732
Editorial
Ethical and legal aspects in the care of singers and actors
Gustavo Polacow Korn, Carlos Michaelis, Vania Rosa Moraes
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2017;83:609-10
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Oringinal articles
Health-related quality of life and disability in patients with acute unilateral peripheral vestibular disorders
Maria Petri, Magdalena Chirilă, Sorana D. Bolboacă, Marcel Cosgarea
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2017;83:611-8
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The potential role of amlodipine on experimentally induced bacterial rhinosinusitis
Arzu Tatar, Mukadder Korkmaz, Muhammed Yayla, Elif Polat, Hakan Uslu, Zekai Halici, Secil N. Parlak
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2017;83:619-26
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Tracheostomy in children: a ten-year experience from a tertiary center in southern Brazil
Cláudia Schweiger, Denise Manica, Carolina Fischer Becker, Larissa Santos Perez Abreu, Michelle Manzini, Leo Sekine, Gabriel Kuhl
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2017;83:627-32
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Association between desloratadine and prednisolone in the treatment of children with acute symptoms of allergic rhinitis: a double-blind, randomized and controlled clinical trial
Gustavo F. Wandalsen, Carolina Miranda, Luis Felipe Ensina, Flavio Sano, Roberto Bleul Amazonas, Joyce Macedo da Silva, Dirceu Solé
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2017;83:633-9
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Are people who have a better smell sense, more affected from satiation?
Seckin Ulusoy, Mehmet Emre Dinc, Abdullah Dalgic, Murat Topak, Denizhan Dizdar, Abdulhalim İs
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2017;83:640-5
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Significant association between osteoporosis and hearing loss: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Sikarin Upala, Pattara Rattanawong, Wasawat Vutthikraivit, Anawin Sanguankeo
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2017;83:646-52
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Carotid blowout syndrome in patients treated by larynx cancer
Carlos Miguel Chiesa Estomba, Frank Alberto Betances Reinoso, Alejandra Osorio Velasquez, Olalla Castro Macia, Maria Jesus Gonzalez Cortés, Jesus Araujo Nores
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2017;83:653-8
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Subjective visual vertical after treatment of benign paroxysmal positional vertigo
Maristela Mian Ferreira, Maurício Malavasi Ganança, Heloisa Helena Caovilla
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2017;83:659-64
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Free Field Word recognition test in the presence of noise in normal hearing adults
Gleide Viviani Maciel Almeida, Angela Ribas, Jorge Calleros
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2017;83:665-9
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Identification of key genes involved in nasopharyngeal carcinoma
Xue Jiang, Lichun Feng, Baoqiang Dai, Liping Li, Weiwei Lu
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2017;83:670-6
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Nasal polyposis in cystic fibrosis: follow-up of children and adolescents for a 3-year period
Silke Anna Theresa Weber, Renata Mizusaki Iyomasa, Camila de Castro Corrêa, Wellington Novais Mafra Florentino, Giesela Fleischer Ferrari
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2017;83:677-82
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Arteriovenous malformation of the external ear: a clinical assessment with a scoping review of the literature
Shin Hye Kim, Seung Hoon Han, Yoonjae Song, Chang Sik Park, Jae-Jin Song
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2017;83:683-90
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Effects of exposure to 2100MHz GSM-like radiofrequency electromagnetic field on auditory system of rats
Metin Çeliker, Abdulkadir Özgür, Levent Tümkaya, Suat Terzi, Mustafa Yılmaz, Yıldıray Kalkan, Ender Erdoğan
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2017;83:691-6
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Translation and cultural adaptation of the Shame and Stigma Scale (SSS) into Portuguese (Brazil) to evaluate patients with head and neck cancer
William Eduardo Pirola, Bianca Sakamoto Ribeiro Paiva, Eliane Marçon Barroso, David W. Kissane, Claudia Valéria Maseti Pimenta Serrano, Carlos Eduardo Paiva
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2017;83:697-704
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Review articles
Polymorphisms in chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps – a systematic review
Vanessa Ramos Pires Dinarte, Anemari Ramos Dinarte dos Santos, Luiza Ferreira de Araújo, Mariah Guieiro Alves dos Reis, Edwin Tamashiro, Fabiana Cardoso Pereira Valera, Wilson Araújo da Silva Júnior, Wilma Terezinha Anselmo-Lima
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2017;83:705-11
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Facial thread lifting with suture suspension
Joana de Pinho Tavares, Carlos Augusto Costa Pires Oliveira, Rodolfo Prado Torres, Fayez Bahmad
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2017;83:712-9
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Case reports
The facial palsy as first symptom of the temporal bone lung cancer metastasis
Dragoslava Djeric, Ivan Boricic, Nada Tomanovic, Ljiljana Cvorovic, Srbislav Blazic, Miljan Folic, Igor Djoric
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2017;83:720-2
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A case of bilateral congenital middle ear cholesteatoma
Mihael Ries, Mirjana Kostić, Jakov Ajduk, Robert Trotić, Vladimir Bedeković
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2017;83:723-5
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Bilateral parotid glands infection caused by Calmette-Guerin Bacillus after intravesical therapy for recurrent bladder cancer: a case report
Eviatar Friedlander, Paula Martínez Pascual, Pedro Montilla de Mora, Bartolomé Scola Yurrita
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2017;83:726-9
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Letters to the Editor