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Author(s):
Niedermeyer, Hans P.; Zahneisen, Georg; Luppa, Peter; Busch, Raymonde; Arnold, Wolfgang 
Title:
Cortisol Levels in the Human Perilymph after Intravenous Administration of Prednisolone 
Abstract:
Cortisone is used in various inner ear disorders such as sudden hearing loss. However, it is not known if the doses of prednisolone employed in therapy increase the cortisol level in the inner ear. To evaluate the level of cortisol within the perilymph after intravenous administration of 125 and 250 mg of prednisolone, serum and perilymph samples of 29 consecutive patients with clinical otosclerosis subjected to stapedectomy were collected. Cortisol levels were determined by RIA. The perilymphat...    »
 
Keywords:
Perilymph; Cortisol; Prednisolone; Otosclerosis 
Journal title:
Audiology and Neuro-Otology 
Year:
2003 
Journal volume:
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
316--321 
Publisher:
S. Karger AG 
Publisher address:
Basel, Switzerland 
Print-ISSN:
1421-9700 
E-ISSN:
1421-9700 
Notes:
Dieser Beitrag ist mit Zustimmung des Rechteinhabers aufgrund einer (DFG-geförderten) Allianz- bzw. Nationallizenz frei zugänglich. This publication is with permission of the rights owner freely accessible due to an Alliance licence and a national licence (funded by the DFG, German Research Foundation) respectively.