Review
Published: 2020-06-15

The cochleo-vestibular secretory senescence

ENT Unit, “Mons. Dimiccoli” Hospital, Barletta, Italy
ENT Unit, Policlinico di Bari, Italy
ENT Unit, Presidio Ospedaliero “Giovanni Paolo II”, Policoro (MT), Italy
Department of Sense Organs, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
ENT Unit, “Mons. Dimiccoli” Hospital, Barletta, Italy
ENT Unit, “Mons. Dimiccoli” Hospital, Barletta, Italy
ENT Unit, Policlinico di Bari, Italy
ENT Unit, Ospedale “Santa Maria Goretti”, AUSL Latina, Italy
ENT Unit, “Mons. Dimiccoli” Hospital, Barletta, Italy
vestibular and cochlear ageing EP presbyvestibulopathy BPPV vHIT VEMPs

Abstract

The vestibular and cochlear senescence is a complex degenerative disease and one of the most prevalent chronic conditions of elderly, affecting tens of millions of people worldwide. In this review, we will try to summarize the most important sites and involved mechanism trying to figure out strategies to prevent its clinical consequences.

Affiliations

Alessandra D’Elia

ENT Unit, “Mons. Dimiccoli” Hospital, Barletta, Italy

Nicola Quaranta

ENT Unit, Policlinico di Bari, Italy

Giacinto Asprella Libonati

ENT Unit, Presidio Ospedaliero “Giovanni Paolo II”, Policoro (MT), Italy

Giovanni Ralli

Department of Sense Organs, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy

Antonio Morelli

ENT Unit, “Mons. Dimiccoli” Hospital, Barletta, Italy

Francesco Inchingolo

ENT Unit, “Mons. Dimiccoli” Hospital, Barletta, Italy

Francesca Cialdella

ENT Unit, Policlinico di Bari, Italy

Salvatore Martellucci

ENT Unit, Ospedale “Santa Maria Goretti”, AUSL Latina, Italy

Francesco Barbara

ENT Unit, “Mons. Dimiccoli” Hospital, Barletta, Italy

Copyright

© Società Italiana di Gerontologia e Geriatria (SIGG) , 2020

How to Cite

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D’Elia, A., Quaranta, N., Asprella Libonati, G., Ralli, G., Morelli, A., Inchingolo, F., Cialdella, F., Martellucci, S. and Barbara, F. 2020. The cochleo-vestibular secretory senescence. JOURNAL OF GERONTOLOGY AND GERIATRICS. 68, 02 Special (Jun. 2020), 85-90. DOI:https://doi.org/10.36150/2499-6564-485.
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