Table of Contents

Differential Diagnosis in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery; Title Page; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; Contributors; I Diagnostic Evaluation; Chapter 1: Evaluation in Otology and Neurotology; Chapter 2: Evaluation in Rhinology; Chapter 3: Evaluation of the Upper Aerodigestive Tract; Chapter 4: Evaluation of the Voice; Chapter 5: Allergy and Immunologic Evaluation; Chapter 6: Evaluation in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Chapter 7: The State of the Art in Head and Neck Imaging; Chapter 8: Positron Emission Tomography-Computed Tomography for the Head and Neck. Chapter 21: Otalgia in ChildrenChapter 22: Otorrhea or Bleeding from the Ear in Children; Chapter 23: Vertigo and Disequilibrium in Children; Chapter 24: Hearing Loss in Children; Chapter 25: Tinnitus in Children; Chapter 26: Facial Paralysis in Children; IV Differential Diagnosis in Adult Rhinology and Sinus Disease; Chapter 27: Nasal Obstruction; Chapter 28: Rhinorrhea; Chapter 29: Epistaxis; Chapter 30: Nasal or Sinus Mass; Chapter 31: Anosmia and Olfactory Disturbance; Chapter 32: Foul Odor; V Differential Diagnosis in Pediatric Rhinology and Sinus Disease. Chapter 33: Nasal Obstruction in ChildrenVI Differential Diagnosis in the Oral Cavity (Adult and Pediatric); Chapter 34: Oral Pain; Chapter 35: Oral Inflammation; Chapter 36: Mucosal Ulceration or Lesion; Chapter 37: Mass in the Oral Cavity; Chapter 38: Neurological Dysfunction (Including Taste and Dysarthria); Chapter 39: Salivary Disturbance (Xerostomia, Sialorrhea) and Halitosis; VII Differential Diagnosis in the Larynx, Pharynx, Trachea, and Esophagus (Adult and Pediatric); Chapter 40: Sore Throat; Chapter 41: Throat Ulcer or Lesion; Chapter 42: Throat Mass. Chapter 43: Hoarseness and Voice Change (Breathy, Tremulous)Chapter 44: Cough or Hemoptysis; Chapter 45: Airway Obstruction (Noisy Breathing, Stridor, Dyspnea); Chapter 46: Snoring and Other Breathing Problems During Sleep; Chapter 47: Odynophagia; Chapter 48: Dysphagia; Chapter 49: Aspiration; Chapter 50: Throat Clearing and Globus Sensation; Chapter 51: Regurgitation/Hematemesis; VIII Differential Diagnosis of the Adult Skin, Face, and Neck, Including the Thyroid and Parathyroid; Chapter 52: Rash or Itching; Chapter 53: Ulceration; Chapter 54: Lesion (Nonpigmented or Pigmented). II Differential Diagnosis in Adult Otology and NeurotologyChapter 9: Unilateral Slowly Progressive Hearing Loss; Chapter 10: Unilateral Sudden Hearing Loss; Chapter 11: Bilateral Slow-Onset Hearing Loss; Chapter 12: Purulent Otorrhea; Chapter 13: Bloody Otorrhea; Chapter 14: Itchy Ear; Chapter 15: Auricular Mass or Skin Change of the Auricle; Chapter 16: Primary Otalgia; Chapter 17: Referred Otalgia; Chapter 18: Vertigo and Disequilibrium; Chapter 19: Tinnitus; Chapter 20: Facial Nerve Dysfunction; III Differential Diagnosis in Pediatric Otology and Neurotology. "Designed as a practical resource for rapid and accurate diagnosis in otolaryngology--head and neck surgery and facial plastic surgery, this comprehensive manual uses an innovative format that simulates what physicians experience in daily practice. Each symptom-based chapter opens with the patients presentation followed by an easily accessible list of potential diagnoses and supplementary data on the features of the different diseases to help the user correctly identify the problem. Features: - Chapters labeled by signs and symptoms.
not by disease.
enable quick clinical reference - In-depth coverage of the diagnostic evaluation, including PET/CT of the head and neck, allergy and immunologic evaluation, key information on how to assess a variety of complaints, and much more - Numerous cross-references throughout the text clearly link different symptoms and diseases to provide a solid understanding of each diagnosis - 82 high-quality illustrations and clinical photographs, including 52 in full-color, demonstrate lesions and diseases - Well-organized tables of rare diseases and syndromes aid rapid review Differential Diagnosis in Otolaryngology is a must-have reference and refresher for clinicians in otolaryngology who need to update their knowledge of their own and other subspecialties in the field of otolaryngology-head and neck surgery. It is also a valuable tool for otolaryngology residents and fellows as they prepare for daily practice or study for exams"--Provided by publisher.