The relationship between chronic otitis media with effusion and surface and deep flora of hypertrophic adenoids


Almac A., Elicora S. S. , YUMUK Z. , Dundar V., Willke A.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY, vol.73, no.10, pp.1438-1440, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 73 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2009.07.014
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1438-1440

Abstract

Objective: The relationship between bacterial flora of the adenoids and middle ear problems is unclear. In this study, superficial and deep aerobic and anaerobic bacterial flora of adenoid tissues were compared in children with and without chronic otitis media with effusion (cOME).