Efficacy of laser occlusion of posterior semicircular canal for benign paroxysmal positional vertigo: case report

Conclusion: To our knowledge, this is the first report in the world literature of a patient with refractory benign paroxysmal positional vertigo being treated with laser occlusion of the posterior semicircular canal. This method had long-term effectiveness, and may be one of the most effective methods of treating patients with refractory benign paroxysmal positional vertigo.

from the Journal of Laryngology and Otology

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