Association of Adenoid Surface Biofilm Formation and Chronic Otitis Media With Effusion


Saylam G., Tatar E. C. , TATAR İ. , Ozdek A., Korkmaz H.

ARCHIVES OF OTOLARYNGOLOGY-HEAD & NECK SURGERY, vol.136, no.6, pp.550-555, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 136 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1001/archoto.2010.70
  • Title of Journal : ARCHIVES OF OTOLARYNGOLOGY-HEAD & NECK SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.550-555

Abstract

Objectives: To investigate bacterial biofilm formation on the adenoid surface of pediatric patients undergoing adenoidectomy and to reveal whether this formation is associated with chronic otitis media with effusion (COME).