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September 1976

Hereditary Deafness and Sensory Radicular Neuropathy

Author Affiliations

From the departments of otorhinolaryngology (Ms Fitzpatrick and Dr Hooper) and radiology (Dr Seife), Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY.

Arch Otolaryngol. 1976;102(9):552-557. doi:10.1001/archotol.1976.00780140084010

• We report a case of radicular sensory neuropathy and deafness. The patient appears to be one of a family in whom several members were similarly afflicted. Thus, this case fits the pattern of hereditary deafness and sensory radicular neuropathy originally described by Hicks in 1922.1

(Arch Otolaryngol 102:552-557, 1976)