Cochlear functions in children with familial Mediterranean fever: Any role of the severity of the disease?


KESKINDEMIRCI G., AYAZ N., Batioglu-Karaaltin A., DONMEZ Z., Yigit O., AYDOGAN G., ...More

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY, vol.79, no.9, pp.1566-1570, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 79 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2015.07.020
  • Journal Name: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1566-1570
  • Keywords: Familial Mediterranean fever, Cochlear function, Disease severity scoring, HEARING
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objectives: The aim of the study was to compare the cochlear functions of children diagnosed with familial Mediterranean fever (FMF) with healthy controls and to determine their cochlear functions according to their disease severity.