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November 1, 2016, Vol 142, No. 11, Pages 1037-1131

In This Issue of JAMA Otolaryngology

Highlights

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2016;142(11):1037. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2015.1839
Viewpoint

Choice of Analgesics After AdenotonsillectomyAre We Between a Rock and a Hard Place?

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2016;142(11):1041-1042. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2016.3216

This Viewpoint discusses the choice of analgesics after pediatric tonsillectomy and the many unanswered questions about the best approach to manage pain and avoid complications.

Editorial

Announcing the New JAMAOtolaryngology.com

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2016;142(11):1043-1044. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2016.3603
Original Investigation

Effect of Topical Furosemide on Rhinosinusal Polyposis Relapse After Endoscopic Sinus SurgeryA Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2016;142(11):1045-1049. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2016.1249

This randomized clinical trial compares the effects of topical furosemide vs placebo on recurrence of rhinosinusal polyposis after endoscopic sinus surgery.

Association Between Computed Tomographic Scan and Timing and Treatment of Peritonsillar Abscess in Children

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2016;142(11):1051-1055. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2016.2035

This cohort study describes differences in timing of care in children with peritonsillar abscess evaluated with vs without computed tomographic imaging..

Utilization Patterns of Topical Intranasal Steroid Therapy for Chronic RhinosinusitisA Canadian Population-Based Analysis

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2016;142(11):1056-1062. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2016.1110

This review of a Canadian population-based health care administrative database evaluates the utilization patterns of topical intranasal steroid therapy for chronic rhinosinusitis.

Prevalence and Incidence of Diagnosed Chronic Rhinosinusitis in Alberta, Canada

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2016;142(11):1063-1069. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2016.2227

This population-based longitudinal study examines the incidence and estimated prevalence of diagnosed chronic rhinosinusitis in Alberta, Canada, as well as the 10-year temporal trend and geographic variation.

Perioperative Hearing Evaluations for Patients Undergoing Tympanostomy Tube Placement

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2016;142(11):1070-1074. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2016.1980

This case series reviews appropriate use of perioperative hearing evaluations in conjunction with tympanostomy tube placement.

Evaluation of Dyspnea Outcomes After Endoscopic Airway Surgery for Laryngotracheal Stenosis

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2016;142(11):1075-1081. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2016.2029

This case series describes changes in acoustic and aerodynamic measures and in voice- and dyspnea-related quality of life in adults with laryngotracheal stenosis after endoscopic airway surgery.

Treatment of Benign Tracheal Stenosis Using Endoluminal Spray Cryotherapy

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2016;142(11):1082-1087. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2016.2018

This case series describes outcomes of spray cryotherapy for patients with benign tracheal stenosis due to granulomatosis with polyangiitis, prior tracheotomy, and idiopathic stricture.

Endoscopic Transcanal Myringoplasty for Anterior Perforations of the Tympanic Membrane

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2016;142(11):1088-1093. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2016.2114

This case series describes outcomes for patients with anterior tympanic membrane perforations undergoing endoscopic transcanal myringoplasty.

Long-term Results of the Cartilage Shoe Technique to Anchor a Titanium Total Ossicular Replacement Prosthesis on the Stapes Footplate After Type III Tympanoplasty

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2016;142(11):1094-1099. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2016.2118

This case series describes hearing outcomes for patients undergoing type III tympanoplasty using a cartilage shoe technique to anchor the ossicular replacement prosthesis.

Association of Adjuvant Chemoradiotherapy vs Radiotherapy Alone With Survival in Patients With Resected Major Salivary Gland CarcinomaData From the National Cancer Data Base

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2016;142(11):1100-1110. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2016.2168

This cohort study uses data from the National Cancer Data Base to compare overall survival among patients receiving chemoradiotherapy vs radiotherapy alone after resection of high-risk major salivary gland carcinomas.

Nodal Disease Burden for Early-Stage Oral Cancer

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2016;142(11):1111-1119. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2016.2241

This population-based registry study assesses the efficacy of prophylactic neck treatment and the value of commonly used clinicopathologic factors associated with nodal disease in patients with early-stage oral squamous cell carcinoma.

Invited Commentary

Topical Furosemide Possibly Beneficial for Reducing Recurrence Rates After Nasal Polyp Surgery

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2016;142(11):1049-1050. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2016.1632
Clinical Challenge

New Facial Weakness After 5 Years of Facial Asymmetry

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2016;142(11):1121-1122. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2015.3289

A man presented with a 5-year progression of facial asymmetry and a 2-week history of left-sided facial weakness, pain, and otalgia; a biopsy revealed dense subcutaneous tissue overlying and invading the parotid gland. What is your diagnosis?

A Rare Cause of Bilateral Conductive Hearing Loss in a Young Boy

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2016;142(11):1123-1124. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2015.3311

A boy presented with bilateral conductive hearing loss and delayed speech development. An audiogram demonstrated moderate low-frequency conductive hearing loss in the right ear and mild conductive hearing loss in the left ear with a normal tympanogram despite normal otoscopy results. What is your diagnosis?

Hypercalcemia in a Young Man

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2016;142(11):1125-1126. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2016.0072

A man had an elevated serum ionized calcium level; joint, back, and abdominal pain; constipation; fatigue; and depression; he underwent a parathyroid exploration and excision of a soft, ovoid tissue, believed to be a slightly enlarged left inferior parathyroid gland. What is your diagnosis?

A Highly Vascularized Supraglottic Neoplasm

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2016;142(11):1127-1128. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2016.0033

A man had dysphagia, dry cough, foreign-body sensation, and dyspnea; bilateral hyperemia of the tonsillar area and posterior pharyngeal wall were noted, and fiber-optic laryngoscopy revealed a supraglottic lesion involving the free margin of the suprahyoid epiglottis. What is your diagnosis?

Comment & Response

Cervical Osteomyelitis After Pharyngeal Surgical Manipulation

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2016;142(11):1130. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2016.1837

Cervical Osteomyelitis After Pharyngeal Surgical Manipulation—Reply

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2016;142(11):1130-1131. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2016.1840
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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2016;142(11):1039. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2015.1840
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