Psychological aspects and stress-related hormones in Menière's disease

Nynke van Cruijsen

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Abstract

Menière's disease is a chronic inner ear disease with handicapping symptoms as spontaneous vertigo attacks, progressive hearing loss and tinnitus. Endolymphatic hydrops is the most commonly used pathophysiologic model, but the exact pathogenesis remains unclear. There is no curative treatment available for Menière's disease, so any treatment remains symptomatic. ... Zie: Summary
Original languageEnglish
QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
Awarding Institution
  • University of Groningen
Supervisors/Advisors
  • Albers, F.W.J., Supervisor
  • van de Wiel, Harry, Supervisor
  • Wit, Hero, Supervisor
Award date24-May-2006
Place of Publication[S.l.]
Publisher
Print ISBNs9036725860
Publication statusPublished - 2006

Keywords

  • Proefschriften (vorm)
  • Hormonen St
  • Psychologische aspecten
  • Ziekte van Ménière
  • keel-, neus- en oorheelkunde

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