Meniere’s Update 4.5: Middle Ear Muscles and Meniere’s

Middle Ear Muscles and Meniere’s Last week, I mentioned that a study advocated severing the tendons to the tensor tympani and stapedius muscles as a treatment for Meniere’s disease. I admitted that I was not familiar with this treatment and decided to look into it. Here is what I found: For this to make any…

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Meniere’s Update #4

Endolymphatic Sac Surgery   This week, I had intended to provide the fourth post in the Meniere’s update series with some clarity on the role of surgical procedures intended to reduce endolymphatic pressure in patients with Meniere’s disease. My initial 2012 post on this topic discussed the lack of definitive information surrounding the benefit of…

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