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    The digital scent device as a new concept for olfactory assessment. 

    Nakanishi, Marcio; Fornazieri, Marco Aurélio; Lança Gomes, Pedro; Dias, Luis Augusto de Miranda; Freire, Gustavo Subtil Magalhães; Vinha, Luís Gustavo do Amaral; Barbosa de Sa, Leonardo Conrado; Voegels, Richard Louis; Galvão, Claudia; Lima, Wilma Terezinha Anselmo (2022-10)
    Background: There are major challenges in olfactory measurements in clinical practice; therefore, a handheld digital scent device (DSD; Noar MultiScent 20) was developed as a tablet with an integrated storage system for ...
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    Gustatory disturbances occur in patients with head and neck cancer who undergo radiotherapy not directed to the oral cavity 

    Silva, José Lucas Barbosa da; Doty, Richard L.; Massamitsu, João Victor; Miyazaki, Katayama; Borges, Ricardo; Pinna, Fábio de Rezende; Voegels, Richard Louis; Fornazieri, Marco Aurélio (Oral Oncol. 2019 Aug;95:115-119. doi: 10.1016/j.oraloncology.2019.06.008., 2019-08)
    INTRODUCTION: Even the most modern radiation techniques still result in some degree of toxicity to adjacent normal tissues. Consequently, the radiotherapy treatment in head and neck neoplasms potentially leads to gustatory ...
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    Nasal Polyposis: More than a Chronic Inflammatory Disorder-A Disease of Mechanical Dysfunction-The São Paulo Position. 

    Pezato, Rogerio; Voegels, Richard Louis; Pignatari, Shirley; Gregório, Luiz Carlos; Bezerra, Thiago Freire Pinto; Gregorio, Luciano; Balsalobre, Leonardo; Tepedino, Miguel Soares; Coronel, Nathália; Pinna, Fabio de Rezende; Mendes Neto, José; Oliveira, Pedro; Macoto, Eduardo; Stefanini, Renato; Figueiredo, Claudia; Haddad, Fernanda; Pilan, Renata; Soter, Ana Bezerra; Melo, Nelson Almeida; Candido, Danilo Almeida; Amaral, Jonatas do; Santos, Rodrigo de Paula; Zele, Thibaut Van; Fujita, Reginaldo; Dreyfuss, Juliana L.; Chamon, Wallace; Alencar, Adriano Mesquita; Perez-Novo, Claudina; Stamm, Aldo Cassol (Int Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2019 Apr;23(2):241-249. doi: 10.1055/s-0038-1676659., 2019-04)
    INTRODUCTION: The importance of our study lies in the fact that we have demonstrated the occurrence of mechanical dysfunction within polypoid tissues, which promotes the development of polyps in the nasal cavity. OBJECTIVE: ...
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    Olfaction During Pregnancy and Postpartum Period. 

    Fornazieri, Marco Aurélio; Prina, Douglas Manuel Carrapeiro; Favoreto, João Paulo Maximiano; Silva, Kleber Rodrigues e; Ueda, Denis Massatsugu; Pinna, Fábio de Rezende; Voegels, Richard Louis; Cameron, Leslie; Doty, Richard L. (Chem Percept. 2019;12:125–134. doi: 10.1007/s12078-019-09259-7, 2019-03)
    INTRODUCTION: Studies of the effect of pregnancy on olfactory function are contradictory—some report reduced function, others hypersensitivity, and still others no change at all. Our objectives were to quantify olfactory ...
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    Is Olfactory Epithelium Biopsy Useful for Confirming Alzheimer's Disease? 

    Godoy, Maria Dantas Costa Lima; Fornazieri, Marco Aurélio; Doty, Richard L.; Pinna, Fábio de Rezende; Farfel, José Marcelo; Santos, Glaucia Bento dos; Molina, Mariana; Ferretti-Rebustini, Renata E. L.; Leite, Renata E. P.; Suemoto, Claudia K.; Grinberg, Lea T.; Pasqualucci, Carlos A. G.; Voegels, Richard Louis; Nitrini, Ricardo; Jacob Filho, Wilson (Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2019 Mar;128(3):184-192. doi: 10.1177/0003489418814865., 2019-03)
    OBJECTIVES: The clinical symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) are preceded by a long asymptomatic period associated with “silent” deposition of aberrant paired helical filament (PHF)-tau and amyloid-beta proteins in brain ...
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    Mucocele: Clinical Characteristics and Outcomes in 46 Operated Patients 

    Plantier, Diogo Barreto; Brandão Neto, Deusdedit; Pinna, Fabio de Rezende; Voegels, Richard Louis (Int Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2019 Jan;23(1):88-91. doi: 10.1055/s-0038-1668126., 2019-01)
    INTRODUCTION: Paranasal sinus mucocele is a benign, expansive lesion associated with paranasal sinus obstruction. It affects mostly adults, and is most common in the frontal and ethmoidal sinuses. OBJECTIVE: To evaluate ...
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    Relationship of socioeconomic status to olfactory function. 

    Fornazieri, Marco Aurélio; Doty, Richard L.; Bezerra, Thiago Freire Pinto; Pinna, Fábio de Rezende; Costa, Fernando Oliveira; Voegels, Richard Louis; Silveira-Moriyama, Laura (Physiol Behav. 2019 Jan 1;198:84-89. doi: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2018.10.011, 2019-01)
    Socioeconomic status can significantly impact health. To what degree education and other socioeconomic factors influence the chemical sense of olfaction is not clear. Most studies that have assessed such influences come ...
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    The effects of adenoidectomy on the smell perception of children. 

    Fornazieri, Marco Aurélio; Araújo, Rafael Goulart; Lima, João Vitor Fernandes; Favareto, Felipe Bays; Pinna, Fábio de Rezende; Voegels, Richard Louis; Doty, Richard L. (Int Forum Allergy Rhinol. 2019 Jan;9(1):87-92. doi: 10.1002/alr.22209, 2019-01)
    BACKGROUND: In this study, we employed a novel children's olfactory test in order to more accurately assess the relationship between nasopharyngeal obstruction and odor identification ability. We quantified the impact of ...