2009

Neuropathies of the Auditory and Vestibular Eighth Cranial Nerves

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ISBN: 978-4-431-09432-6 (Print) 978-4-431-09433-3 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XII

  2. Overview

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-9

      “Hearing” and Auditory Neuropathy: Lessons from Patients, Physiology, and Genetics

  3. Pathophysiology and Genetics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 11-11

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      Pages 13-20

      Auditory Nerve Disease, New Classification: Auditory and Vestibular Neuropathy

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      Pages 21-36

      Identification of Different Subtypes of Auditory Neuropathy Using Electrocochleography

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      Pages 37-42

      Sound Localization and Lateralization of Patients with Auditory Neuropathy

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      Pages 43-50

      Trends in Genetic Research on Auditory Neuropathy

  4. Cochlear Implants

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 51-51

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      Pages 53-59

      Environmental Sound Perception in Patients with Cochlear Implants Compared with That in Patients with Auditory Nerve Diseases (Auditory Neuropathy) and Cortical Deafness

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      Pages 61-69

      Pediatric Cochlear Implantation in Auditory Neuropathy

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      Pages 71-75

      Cochlear Implantation for Children with Auditory Neuropathy Among Japanese Language Users

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      Pages 77-82

      Cochlear Implantation for a Child with Auditory Nerve Disease: a Case Report

  5. Vestibular Neuropathy

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 83-83

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      Pages 85-92

      Vestibular Neuropathy and Vestibular Evoked Myogenic Potential

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      Pages 93-109

      Impulsive Testing of Semicircular Canal Function

  6. Neurological Cases

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 111-111

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      Pages 113-121

      Similarities and Differences Between Auditory Neuropathy and Acoustic Neuroma

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      Pages 123-133

      Diagnosis of Auditory Neuropathy (AN) in Child Neurology

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      Pages 135-141

      A Case of Unilateral Auditory Neuropathy

  7. Historical Issues

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 143-143

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      Pages 145-147

      Prehistory of Auditory Neuropathy in Japan

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 149-156

      Is Auditory Neuropathy an Appropriate Diagnosis if There Is No Neuropathy?

  8. Back Matter

    Pages 157-159