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 (kŏk′lē-ə, kō′klē-ə)
n. pl. coch·le·ae (-lē-ē′, -lē-ī′) also coch·le·as
A spiral-shaped cavity of the inner ear that resembles a snail shell and contains nerve endings essential for hearing.

[Latin, snail shell, from Greek kokhliās, snail, from kokhlos, land snail.]

coch′le·ar adj.
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Adj.1.cochlear - of or relating to the cochlea of the ear; "cochlear implant"




adj coclear
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Egypt launched its Egypt Cochlea 2018 conference Thursday, which is the biggest cochlear implant conference in the Middle East.
For children that are born with hearing loss, impaired speech, a cochlear implant could be the solution but how soon should the surgery be done to have maximum efficacy?
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UKPRwire, Tue Nov 21 2017] The latest research study titled, Cochlear Implants Market by Type and End User Global Industry Analysis and Forecast to 2025 published by Crystal Market Research, states that the cochlear implants market is projected to be around $3 billion by 2025.
Cochlear implants are bio-medical devices consisting of an electrode array implanted into the inner ear of a profoundly deaf person to directly stimulate the auditory neurons in order to restore partial hearing [1].
The mum said her 14-year-old daughter was devastated when she couldn't find one of her cochlear implants.
Our aim was to critically assess the influence of preoperative computed tomography (CT) scans on implantation decisions for adult cochlear implant candidates.
Recent years have seen a drastic rise in the number of children receiving cochlear implants who have significant disabilities in addition to their deafness.
Abdul Monem Hassan Al-Shaikh, head of the Cochlear Implants Program at Fahd General Hospital, said more than 600 patients have so far received the cochlear implant surgeries since the program began in 1993.
Cochlear implant has become a routine surgery in the united states and worldwide for the management of severe to profound sensor neural hearing loss the team concept in cochlear implant surgery, evaluation allows for an exchange of information between the surgeon and other members of the implant and rehabilitation process including speech and language therapists, audiologists, psychologists and social workers the patient may first be seen and identified as an implant candidate by an audiologist, various issues are taken into consideration including medical aspects of the patients history, the radiological studies and the audio logical evaluation.