Sound induced vertigo: superior canal dehiscence resulting from blast exposure.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Barotrauma is common in modern warfare. We present the first description of sound induced vertigo caused by superior canal dehiscence (SCD) precipitated by blast exposure. Patients who complain of balance or visual changes after military or terrorist blast exposure should be evaluated for SCD.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Mehlenbacher, A; Capehart, B; Bass, D; Burke, JR

Published Date

  • April 2012

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 93 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 723 - 724

PubMed ID

  • 22218137

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1532-821X

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.apmr.2011.09.020


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States