The Effect of Insulin Like Growth Factor-1 on Recovery of Facial Nerve Crush Injury

BAYRAK A. F., Olgun Y., ÖZBAKAN A., Aktas S., KULAN C. A., Kamaci G., ...More

CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY, vol.10, no.4, pp.296-302, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Objectives. The aim of this study is to investigate the efficacy of locally applied insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF-1) on the recovery of facial nerve functions after crush injury in a rabbit model.