LARYNGOSCOPE, vol.118, no.5, pp.849-853, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
Article / Article
Title of Journal :
Gastroesophageal reflux, eustachian tube, goblet cells, OTITIS-MEDIA, PATHOGENESIS
Objective: Reflux is thought to be a risk factor for middle ear disease, but the mechanism underlying this relationship is unclear. In this study, we evaluated the effects of reflux on the eustachian tube (ET) mucosa.