Topical Application of Calcium Channel Blockers to Reduce the Progression of Experimentally Induced Myringosclerosis and Tympanosclerosis

Selcuk A., Akdogan O., Ozcan I., Giray S. G., Dere H., Ozogul C.

LARYNGOSCOPE, vol.118, no.4, pp.697-705, 2008 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 118 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/mlg.0b013e31815ed115
  • Journal Name: LARYNGOSCOPE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.697-705
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes


Objectives: This study aimed to evaluate the ability of topically applied calcium channel blockers (diltiazem) to reduce the progression of experimentally induced myringosclerosis and tympanosclerosis.