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Otopathology Laboratory

International Otopathology Society

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The International Otopathology Society, also known as the “Schuknecht Society,” is dedicated to the study of the pathology of the temporal bone. This includes the study of pathologic findings in all conditions that affect hearing, balance and the facial nerve.


Research projects in the laboratory are currently focused on cochlear implants, auditory brainstem pathology, quantitative vestibular otopathology, biology of the spiral ligament, genetic deafness and the molecular basis of otosclerosis.

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Contact Julie Arria at , Recording Secretary, with questions about memberships.