DISEASES OF THE EAR : DIRECT DAMAGE TO THE LABYRINTH WALL - etiology, pathogenesis, symptoms and course of, recognition, prediction and prevention
Direct damage to the labyrinth wall can occur from injuries to her pointed foreign bodies that enter the middle ear from injury during removal of polyps. Indirect damage capsule membranous labyrinth happens when falling from a height, when struck on the head, squeezing of the skull.
Symptoms. Unconsciousness, vomiting, headaches, change in heart rate, mental disorders, then deafness on the affected side, dizziness, nystagmus.
The recognition is based on the anamnesis, otoscopy, x-rays, studies of the cochlear and vestibular apparatus.
A cautious prediction.
Bed rest, cold on a sore ear and on the head, regulating the intestines, easy diet. To squirt the ear canal; the clots, debris removed from the external auditory meatus with a cotton pellet moistened with sterile vaseline oil. Surgical treatment only in case of any complications. In gunshot wounds of the surgery.