PLoS One 2018 29;13(1):e0191498. Epub 2018 Jan 29.
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Saitama Medical University, Saitama, Japan.
Perilymphatic fistula is defined as an abnormal communication between the perilymph-filled space and the middle ear, or cranial spaces. The manifestations include a broad spectrum of neuro-otological symptoms such as hearing loss, vertigo/dizziness, disequilibrium, aural fullness, tinnitus, and cognitive dysfunction. By sealing the fistula, perilymphatic fistula is a surgically correctable disease. Read More