Discovery Health: Otosclerosis
Presents an illustrated guide to the disorder written for laymen. Features information on prevention, causes and risks of the condition.
Ear Problems - Oosclerosis
Article provides background details, information on risk factors, diagnostic and treatment methods and self-care after surgery.
Healthopedia.com - Otosclerosis (Otospongiosis)
Article offers an overview of the condition with information on causes, risk factors, symptoms, testing and treatment alternatives. Features photos.
House Clinic - Otosclerosis
Article details background information on the condition and provides a description of drug and surgery treatment options.
MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia: Otosclerosis
Illustrated guide features symptoms, alternative names, causes, incidence, and risk factors.
The Massachusetts Ear and Eye Infirmary provides an illustrated guide to the condition and discusses surgical treatment options and information about success rates.
MEI: Otosclerosis Patient Brochure
Information on the disorder and treatment provided by the Michigan Ear Institute. Includes a discussion of the cochlear and stapedia forms of the disease.
Find a definition of the disease that includes information on the fenestral and retrofenestra of the disorder. Features photo gallery.
Discover information on the causes and treatment of the disease provided by the Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery of Columbia University. Features information on stapedectomy and on how taking oral sodium fluoride can stabilize hearing loss in some patients.
Doctors Timothy C. Hain and Alan Micco provide background information on the causes and treatment of the condition. Features illustrations and references cited.
Rachel Waits offers a history of the condition and information on prevention and treatment. Includes a discussion of the physical, emotional, and psychological distress caused by the disease.
A description of this common cause of hearing loss in adults. A discussion of how people are affected, hearing loss progression and the causes.
Christiane Ribeiro Anias profiles the condition and offers information on the course and prognosis of treatment regimes.
A description of this disorder and a discussion on its progression. Symptoms are discussed and hearings aids as well as surgery.
Jeffrey P. Harris provides an illustrated guide to the condition that includes symptoms and diagnostic information.
Offers a brief description of the disorder, symptoms and treatment options provided by About.com. Find links to articles and related resources.
An article provided by the Department of Otolaryngology Health-Related Library at the University of Minnesota. Find background information on the condition, hearing aids and stapedectomy
Otosclerosis and Stapedectomy
Directory features annotated links describing the disease and treatment.
Offers a brief description of the disorder as it relates to progressive deafness in young adults.
Otosclerosis: NIDCD Health Information
The National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD) offers a profile of the disease, symptoms, and treatment options. Features links to related sites.
Otosclerosis Patient/Family Resources
Directory hosted by the University of Alabama features links to diagnostic and treatment resources. In English and Spanish.
From the Encyclopedia of Surgery. Provides a description, diagnosis, and aftercare.
What You Should Know About Otosclerosis
Fact sheet provided by the American Academy of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery. Includes information on what should be expected after a stapedectomy.
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