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Ear drops for the removal of ear wax.

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BACKGROUND: Problems attributed to the accumulation of wax (cerumen) are among the most common reasons for people to present to their general practitioners with ear trouble. Treatment for this condition often involves use of a wax softening agent (cerumenolytic) to disperse the cerumen, reduce the need for, or facilitate syringing, but there is no consensus on the effectiveness of the variety of cerumenolytics in use. OBJECTIVES: To assess the effectiveness of ear drops (cerumenolytics) for ...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Surgical Sciences
Role:
Author
Journal:
Cochrane database of systematic reviews More from this journal
Issue:
1
Pages:
CD004326
Publication date:
2009-01-01
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EISSN:
1469-493X
ISSN:
1469-493X
Language:
English
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pubs:140597
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uuid:22f77284-7baa-4ebd-88cd-2234288648a7
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pubs:140597
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140597
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2012-12-19

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