Audiology direct referral service for Hearing Loss, Tinnitus, Hearing or Listening Difficulties
Cervical lymphadenopathy refers to lymphadenopathy of the cervical lymph nodes (the glands in the neck).
Information about the services provided by our community ENT specialties
A range of features help differentiate the causes of ear discharges.
Dysphagia is the medical term for the symptom of difficulty in swallowing. A
Nosebleed, also known as a epistaxis, is the common occurrence of bleeding from the nose.
A nose fracture is a break in the bone or cartilage over the bridge, or in the sidewall or septum .
Treatment for Otitis Media with Effusion (OME) in adults is a Low Priority Procedure (LPP) and not routinely funded. Prior approval will normally be required before treatment starts in secondary care.
A grommet is a very small tube that's inserted into the child's ear during surgery.
Hearing Loss (Deafness) and Audiology
Hoarseness is a subjective term and usually refers to a weak or altered voice.
Mouth ulcers are painful sores that appear in the mouth.
Nasal discharge is a very common problem, especially amongst children.
Most lumps and swellings under the skin are harmless and can be left alone.
Otalgia is defined as ear pain.
Community referral for paediatric audiology
A pinnaplasty is a procedure to alter the appearance of ears.
Surgery to remove the tonsils is known as a tonsillectomy.
Allergic rhinitis is inflammation of the inside of the nose caused by an allergen.
Rhinoplasty changes the appearance of the nose often using a graft or implant. Septorhinoplasty straightens or repairs the septum that separates the nostrils and alters the shape of the nose. Septoplasty repairs a deviated septum to improve breathing.
Snoring is caused by the vibration of the soft tissue in your head and neck as you breathe in.
Sore throats are very common and usually nothing to worry about.
Tinnitus is the term for hearing sounds that come from inside your body, rather than from an outside source.
Vertigo is the sensation that you, or the environment around you, is moving or spinning.
An acoustic neuroma is a type of non-cancerous (benign) brain tumour.