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toxic to the organs of hearing or balance or to the auditory nerve

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This compilation will help to propel our knowledge forward and underscore the need to better understand the dangers of ototoxicity.
Aminoglycoside-induced hearing deficits--a review of cochlear ototoxicity.
Effect of intratympanic dexamethasone administration on cisplatin-induced ototoxicity in adult guinea pigs.
14] could be due use to different aminoglycosides such as kanamycin, capreomycin, amikacin, and streptomycin were used for longer duration (up to 12 months), which could have resulted in increased number of ototoxicity (41.
Ototoxicity is a possible adverse event associated with topical use but there are few documentary incidences of such events, despite extensive usage.
Amikacin was subsequently stopped after one month due to ototoxicity (mild loss of ultrahigh frequency range hearing) detected on serial audiometry.
Streptomycin is considered the drug of choice on the basis of historical use and Food and Drug Administration approval; however, it sometimes can be difficult to obtain and is associated with frequent ototoxicity (3).
The predictive value of pure-tone audiometry (PTA) in the early detection of ototoxicity has been questioned, particularly in the higher frequencies.
The shorter treatment period enables an earlier return to school and social activities, the shorter duration of anti-TB injectable drug use may lessen ototoxicity, and fewer adverse effects and shorter duration could improve treatment adherence.
Causes of otitis interna include viruses (paramyxovirus, poxvirus), (10) bacteria (Salmonella enterica subsp arizonae in turkeys, (9) Ornithobacterium rhinotracheale in partridges [Alectoris rufa]), (5) ototoxicity by some antibiotics, (10,12) and trauma.
sup][17] However, it has significant clinical toxicities, including myelosuppression, nausea, vomiting, mucositis, dermatitis, ototoxicity, and nephrotoxicity.
Ototoxicity is highly variable with respect to individual susceptibility and is influenced by multiple physiologic, metabolic, and genetic factors (Blakley & Myers, 1993).
In my opinion, PCB ototoxicity may be involved in the pathogenesis of hearing impairment in the adult population," says Kyoung-Bok Min, an assistant professor in occupational and environmental medicine at South Korea's Ajou University School of Medicine, who was not involved in the study.