hearing sparing procedure

hearing sparing procedure

ENT A procedure intended to spare the vestibular labyrinth, and maintain the auditory apparatus at status quo ante Examples Endolymphatic sac decompression, labyrinthine fistula procedures; procedures sparing cochlea & destroying labyrinth–vestibular neurectomy, chemical vestibular ablation
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