Bilateral Simultaneous Cochlear Implantation in Children: Report of a Case and Review of Literature

Ajoy Mathew Varghese, John Mathew, Arun Alexander, K. Thenmozhi, G. L. Evangelin, Mary Kurien

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Abstract

The benefits of bilateral cochlear implant in adults are well established. Auditory ability in children is also substantially improved by binaural hearing. We report the first case of bilateral simultaneous paediatric cochlear implant in India and discuss the merits of bilateral implant.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)95-96
Number of pages2
JournalIndian Journal of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery
Volume64
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2012

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Keywords

  • Bilateral
  • Cochlear implant
  • Paediatric
  • Simultaneous

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Otorhinolaryngology
  • Surgery

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