Common ENT disorders

Vertigo in ENT

2019-05-15T07:30:01+05:30

"Dizziness" and "Vertigo" are common complaints seen in ENT clinical practise. At our Trivandrum clinic too, roughly one in 10 patients complain of sudden giddiness. However the term dizziness is vague and often used to describe a variety of experiences, including sensations of motion, weakness, lightheadedness, unsteadiness, emotional upset, and depression. Dizziness can be differentiated [...]

Vertigo in ENT2019-05-15T07:30:01+05:30

Avoid viral fever

2018-09-22T06:57:41+05:30

How to avoid viral fever (common cold) in this flu season It's the flu season in Kerala! We've noticed a steady increase in the number of people suffering from viral fever among those coming to our ENT clinic at Trivandrum. Influenza (also called "the flu") is a viral infection in the nose, throat, and lungs. [...]

Avoid viral fever2018-09-22T06:57:41+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