Monthly Archives: May 2018

Laryngopharyngeal reflux, a common ENT condition in Trivandrum

2018-05-31T09:43:45+05:30

A common condition seen in ENT clinics in Trivandrum One of the commonly underdiagnosed clinical conditions encountered in the ENT clinic is LPRD. What's LPRD? Technically, it is an extraesophageal GERD (Gastroesophageal reflux). Other extraesophageal syndromes include cough, reflux laryngitis, and asthma. Upper gastrointestinal endoscopy and pH monitoring which are classically diagnostic of GERD are not of [...]

Laryngopharyngeal reflux, a common ENT condition in Trivandrum2018-05-31T09:43:45+05:30

Obstructive sleep apnoea, a common condition encountered in ENT clinic practise at Trivandrum

2018-06-01T23:32:41+05:30

Obstructive sleep apnoea, a common disorder in ENT clinic practise At our ENT clinic in Trivandrum, one of the common conditions encountered in Obstructive sleep apnoea. Reutrakul S., and Van Cauter E in their ENT journal article mentions that Obstructive sleep apneoa (commonly misunderstood as snoring) is the most common sleep disorder. This must be [...]

Obstructive sleep apnoea, a common condition encountered in ENT clinic practise at Trivandrum2018-06-01T23:32:41+05:30

Adenoidectomy

2018-06-01T23:34:44+05:30

Adenoids are a common cause of a child being brought to an ENT specialist. The child is evaluated in the ENT clinic. In our ENT clinic in Trivandrum, we do a procedure known as DISE - Drug induced sleep endoscopy to identify the level and degree of obstruction. An adenoidectomy is a surgical procedure to [...]

Adenoidectomy2018-06-01T23:34:44+05:30