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    Richard R Gacek MD

    TitleProfessor
    InstitutionUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
    DepartmentOtolaryngology
    AddressUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
    55 Lake Avenue North
    Worcester MA 01655
    Phone508-856-4161
      Other Positions
      InstitutionUMMS - School of Medicine
      DepartmentRadiation Oncology

        Overview 
        Narrative

        Education

        Sept 1952
        - June 1956
        M.D., University of Buffalo Medical School, Buffalo, NY
        Sept 1948
        - June 1952
        B.S., Magna Cum Laude, University of Nortre Dame, South Bend, IN

        Internship

        July 1956
        - June 1957
        Sisters of Charity Hospital, Buffalo, NY

        Research Fellowship

        July 1957
        - June 1960
        Research Associate, Laboratory Neuro-Anatomical Sciences,
        National Institute of Health, Bethesda, MD

        Residency

        July 1960
        - June 1961
        General Surgery, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
        July 1961
        - June 1964
        Otolaryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA

        Fellowship

        July 1963
        - June 1964
        Teaching Fellow, Department of Otolaryngology,
        Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

        Faculty

        May 2004
        - Present
        Professor, Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA
        Nov.2000
        - Apr. 2004
        Professor of Otolaryngology, University of South Alabama,
        Mobile, AL
        July 1997
        - Jan. 1999
        Clinical Professor, Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences,
        SUNY Health Science Center, Syracuse, NY
        July 1981
        - Dec. 1997
        Research Professor, Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine,
        SUNY Health Science Center, Syracuse, NY
        July 1994
        - Dec. 1996
        Professor, Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences,
        SUNY Health Science Center, Syracuse, NY
        July 1978
        - June 1996
        Adjunct Research Professor, Institute for Sensory Research,
        Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY
        July 1981
        – Dec. 1996
        Adjunct Professor of Communicative Disorders, School of Education,
        Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY
        July 1977
        - June 1994
        Professor and Chairman, Department of Otolaryngology,
        Communication Sciences, SUNY Health Science Center, Syracuse, NY
        July 1975
        - June 1977
        Chief of Otolaryngology, University of Massachusetts Medical School,
        Worcester, MA
        July 1975
        - June 1977
        Professor and Chairman, Department of Otolaryngology,
        University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA
        July 1975
        - June 1980
        Lecturer in Otolaryngology, Harvard Medical School
        July 1970
        - June 1978
        Associate Surgeon in Otolaryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
        July 1970
        - June 1975
        Associate Professor in Otolaryngology, Harvard Medical School
        July 1969
        - June 1970
        Assistant Professor in Otolaryngology, Harvard Medical School
        July 1968
        - June 1969
        Associate in Otolaryngology, Harvard Medical School
        July 1967
        - June 1970
        Assistant Surgeon, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
        July 1967
        - June 1968
        Instructor in Otolaryngology, Harvard Medical School
        July 1964
        - June 1967
        Assistant in Otolaryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
        July 1964
        - June 1967
        Assistant in Otolaryngology, Harvard Medical School

        Memberships

        American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
        American Association of Anatomists
        American College of Surgeons
        American Laryngological Association
        American Laryngological, Rhinological, Otological Society
        American Medical Association
        American Neurotology Society (Charter Member)
        American Otological Society
        American Society for Head and Neck Surgery
        Association for Research in Otolaryngology
        Bárány Society
        Massachusetts Medical Society
        New England Otolaryngological Society
        Society of Head and Neck Surgeons
        Society of University Otolaryngologists

        Intl. Memberships

        Collegium Oto-Rhino-Laryngologicum Amicitiae Sacrum
        International Oto-Pathology Society

        Honorary

        Chilean Society of Otorhinolaryngology
        Chilean Society of Neurotology and Neuro-ophthalmology
        Dallas Southern Clinical Society
        South African Otolaryngological Society

        Honors

        1995
        Guest of Honor, American Otological Society
        1994
        James E. Newcombe Award, American Laryngological Association
        1993
        Honorary Degree, Doctor of Humane Letters, Lemoyne College
        1993
        Presidents Award, Excellence in Teaching, SUNY Health Science Center
        1992
        Post Standard Achievement Award, Post Standard
        1991
        Award of Merit, American Otological Society
        1989
        Guest of Honor, Middle Section Triological Meeting
        1985
        Visiting Professor Royal Society of Medicine Foundation, England
        1980
        Pietro Caliceti Award, Balogna, Italy
        1979
        Honor Award, American Academy of Otolaryngology
        1971
        Edmund Pierce Fowler Award, Triological Society
        1962
        Research Honor Award, Academy of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology
        1956
        Morris Stein Neuroanatomy Award, University of Buffalo
        1956
        Baccelli Medical Club Award (for research), University of Buffalo
        1953
        Eben J. Carey Award (Anatomy), University of Buffalo

        Named Lectureships

        2001
        Ogura Lecture, Triological Society
        2000
        McNally Lecture, McGill University
        2000
        Milton Leigh Lecture, University of South Alabama
        1993
        Morris Bender Lecture, Long Island Jewish Hospital
        1992
        Birkett Lecture, McGill University
        1989
        Borken Hagen Lecture, Chicago ORL Society
        1988
        Lamberson Lecture, University of Michigan
        1977
        Hoople Lecture, SUNY Syracuse
        1977
        Senturia Lecture, Washington University, St. Louis, MO

        Certification

        1966
        American Board of Otolaryngology

        Licensure

        Massachusetts
        28053
        New York
        80327
        Alabama
        22226

        Offices – National

        1993
        - 1994
        President, Triological Society
        1987
        - 1988
        President, American Otological Society
        1984
        - 1985
        Vice President, Eastern Section of Triological Society
        1983
        - 1984
        President, American Neurotology Society








































































































































































































































        Richard R. Gacek, MD

        Richard R. Gacek, MD -

        Professor, Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery

        Clinical Interest

        Balance Disorders
        Cochlear Implants
        Ear Tumors
        Facial Nerve Disorders
        Facial Nerve Surgery
        Head and Neck Tumors
        Hearing Loss
        Meniere’s Disease
        Middle Ear Reconstruction
        Positional Vertigo
        Salivary Gland Disorders
        Salivary Gland Tumors
        Sinus Surgery
        Skull Base Surgery

        Practice Location

        The Department of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery
        UMass Memorial Medical Center
        University Campus
        55 Lake Avenue North, HA-221
        Worcester, MA 01655
        508-856-4162

        Board Certification

        American Board of Otolaryngology

        Medical Degree

        State University of New York, Buffalo, NY

        Residency/Training

        Massachusetts Eye & Cear Infirmary, Boston, MA
        Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI

        Fellowship

        Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA



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        1. Gacek RR. A perspective on recurrent vertigo. ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec. 2013; 75(2):91-107.
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        2. Gacek RR. Clustering is a feature of the spiral ganglion in the Basal turn. ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec. 2012; 74(1):22-7.
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        3. Gacek R, Lyon MJ. Evidence of a gustatory-vestibular pathway for protein transport. Otol Neurotol. 2010 Feb; 31(2):313-8.
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        4. Gacek RR. Fusion as an evolutionary principle of the vertebrate labyrinth. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2009 Dec; 118(12):845-51.
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        5. Gacek RR. Ménière's disease is a viral neuropathy. ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec. 2009; 71(2):78-86.
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        6. Gacek RR. The meatal ganglion in neoplasia and inflammation of the facial nerve. Ear Nose Throat J. 2008 Aug; 87(8):435-6.
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        7. Gacek RR. General comments on this issue. ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec. 2008; 70(1):71-2.
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        8. Gacek RR. Evidence for a viral neuropathy in recurrent vertigo. ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec. 2008; 70(1):6-14; discussion 14-5.
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        9. Gacek RR. A place principle for vertigo. Auris Nasus Larynx. 2008 Mar; 35(1):1-10.
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        10. Sabatini PR, Horenstein MG, Oliveri CV, Gacek RR. Aneurysmal bone cyst of the temporal bone associated with reversible hemifacial paralysis. Am J Otolaryngol. 2005 Jul-Aug; 26(4):261-4.
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        11. Gacek RR. Efferent system degeneration in the human temporal bone. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2003 Nov; 112(11):947-54.
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        12. Gacek RR. Pathology of benign paroxysmal positional vertigo revisited. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2003 Jul; 112(7):574-82.
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        13. Gacek RR, Gacek MR. Results of singular neurectomy in the posterior ampullary recess. ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec. 2002 Nov-Dec; 64(6):397-402.
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        14. Gacek RR, Gacek MR. Idiopathic facial paralysis (Bell's palsy). Otol Neurotol. 2002 Jul; 23(4):617-8.
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        15. Gacek RR, Gacek MR. The three faces of vestibular ganglionitis. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2002 Feb; 111(2):103-14.
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        16. Gacek RR, Gacek MR. Ménière's disease: a form of vestibular ganglionitis. Adv Otorhinolaryngol. 2002; 60:67-79.
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        17. Gacek RR. The biology of neurotropic viruses. Adv Otorhinolaryngol. 2002; 60:1-11.
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        18. Gacek RR, Gacek MR. Antiviral therapy of vestibular ganglionitis. Adv Otorhinolaryngol. 2002; 60:124-36.
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        19. Gacek RR, Gacek MR. Vestibular neuronitis: a viral neuropathy. Adv Otorhinolaryngol. 2002; 60:54-66.
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        20. Gacek RR. Neuroanatomy of the nerves in the temporal bone. Adv Otorhinolaryngol. 2002; 60:12-31.
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        21. Gacek RR, Gacek MR. Meatal ganglionitis: a pathologic correlate in idiopathic facial paralysis. Adv Otorhinolaryngol. 2002; 60:32-53.
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        22. Gacek RR, Gacek MR. A classification of recurrent vestibulopathy. Adv Otorhinolaryngol. 2002; 60:89-104.
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        23. Gacek RR, Gacek MR. The pathology of benign paroxysmal positional vertigo. Adv Otorhinolaryngol. 2002; 60:80-7.
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        24. Gacek RR, Gacek MR. Viral neuropathies in the temporal bone. Introduction. Adv Otorhinolaryngol. 2002; 60:VII-IX.
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        25. Gacek RR. Efferent system degeneration in vestibular ganglionitis. Adv Otorhinolaryngol. 2002; 60:105-23.
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        26. Gacek RR. Morphologic correlates for laryngeal reinnervation. Laryngoscope. 2001 Nov; 111(11 Pt 1):1871-7.
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        27. Gacek RR, Gacek MR. Menière's disease as a manifestation of vestibular ganglionitis. Am J Otolaryngol. 2001 Jul-Aug; 22(4):241-50.
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        28. Gacek RR, Gacek MR, Tart R. Adult spontaneous cerebrospinal fluid otorrhea: diagnosis and management. Am J Otol. 1999 Nov; 20(6):770-6.
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        29. Gacek RR, Gacek MR. Vestibular neuronitis. Am J Otol. 1999 Jul; 20(4):553-4.
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        30. Gacek RR. The pathology of facial and vestibular neuronitis. Am J Otolaryngol. 1999 Jul-Aug; 20(4):202-10.
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        31. Gacek RR, Gacek MR. Arachnoid granulations of the temporal bone. Am J Otol. 1999 May; 20(3):405-6.
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        32. Gacek RR, Gacek MR, Montgomery WW. Evidence for laryngeal paralysis in cricoarytenoid joint arthritis. Laryngoscope. 1999 Feb; 109(2 Pt 1):279-83.
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        33. Payman RN, Mortelliti AJ, Gacek RR, Humphrey DM. Middle ear capillary hemangioma in an infant. Am J Otolaryngol. 1999 Jan-Feb; 20(1):59-63.
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        34. Gacek RR. On the duality of the facial nerve ganglion. Laryngoscope. 1998 Jul; 108(7):1077-86.
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        35. Gacek RR, Khetarpal U. Neurotrophin 3, not brain-derived neurotrophic factor or neurotrophin 4, knockout mice have delay in vestibular compensation after unilateral labyrinthectomy. Laryngoscope. 1998 May; 108(5):671-8.
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        36. Gacek RR. Anatomy and significance of the subarachnoid space in the fallopian canal. Am J Otol. 1998 May; 19(3):358-65.
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        37. Gacek RR, Khetarpal U, Schoonmaker J. Morphological and neurochemical correlates of vestibular compensation. Auris Nasus Larynx. 1998 May; 25(2):193-201.
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        38. Gacek MR, Gacek RR, Gantz B, McKenna M, Goodman M. Pseudoepitheliomatous hyperplasia versus squamous cell carcinoma of the external auditory canal. Laryngoscope. 1998 Apr; 108(4 Pt 1):620-3.
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        39. Wright DL, Gacek RR, Schoonmaker JE. Fiber grouping in the feline vestibular nerve before and after labyrinthectomy. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1998 Mar; 107(3):207-12.
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        40. Gacek RR, Schoonmaker JE. Transneuronal down regulation of vestibulo-ocular neurons following vestibular ablation. Acta Otolaryngol. 1997 Nov; 117(6):810-4.
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        41. Gacek RR, Schoonmaker JE. Morphologic changes in the vestibular nerves and nuclei after labyrinthectomy in the cat: a case for the neurotrophin hypothesis in vestibular compensation. Acta Otolaryngol. 1997 Mar; 117(2):244-9.
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        42. Gacek M, Gacek RR. Cricoarytenoid joint mobility after chronic vocal cord paralysis. Laryngoscope. 1996 Dec; 106(12 Pt 1):1528-30.
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        43. Gacek RR. Hilger: "The Nature of Bell's Palsy." (Laryngoscope. 1949;59:228-235) Laryngoscope. 1996 Dec; 106(12 Pt 1):1465-8.
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        44. Gacek RR, Schoonmaker J, Lyon M. Morphologic changes in contralateral superior vestibulo-ocular neurons following labyrinthectomy in the cat. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1996 Oct; 105(10):791-4.
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        45. Gacek RR, Gacek MR. Comparison of labyrinthectomy and vestibular neurectomy in the control of vertigo. Laryngoscope. 1996 Feb; 106(2 Pt 1):225-30.
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        46. Gacek MR, Gacek RR, Martell R. Effect of singular neurectomy on the caloric response. Am J Otolaryngol. 1995 Nov-Dec; 16(6):362-6.
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        47. Guyot JP, Lyon MJ, Gacek RR, Magnin C. Ultrastructural changes in superior vestibular commissural neurons following vestibular neurectomy in the cat. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1995 May; 104(5):381-7.
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        48. Gacek RR. Technique and results of singular neurectomy for the management of benign paroxysmal positional vertigo. Acta Otolaryngol. 1995 Mar; 115(2):154-7.
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        49. Gacek RR, Schoonmaker J, Lyon MJ. Morphologic changes in superior vestibulo-ocular neurons and vestibular nerve following labyrinthectomy in the cat. Acta Otolaryngol Suppl. 1995; 518:3-12.
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        50. Radpour S, Gacek RR. Facial nerve fiber orientation, linkage between central nervous organization and muscular function. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 1994 Dec; S10-5.
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        51. Gacek RR, Gacek MR. Vertigo secondary to postlabyrinthectomy neuroma. Am J Otolaryngol. 1994 Jul-Aug; 15(4):301-6.
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        52. Gacek RR, Gacek MR. Singular neurectomy in the management of paroxysmal positional vertigo. Otolaryngol Clin North Am. 1994 Apr; 27(2):363-79.
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        53. Maloney BP, Lyon MJ, Gacek RR. Quantitative ultrastructural study of cat abducens interneurons. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1992 Aug; 101(8):691-8.
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        54. Nalbone VP, Kuruvilla A, Gacek RR. Otogenic brain abscess: the Syracuse experience. Ear Nose Throat J. 1992 May; 71(5):238-42.
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        55. Gacek RR. A differential diagnosis of unilateral serous otitis media. Laryngoscope. 1992 Apr; 102(4):461-8.
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        56. Gacek RR. Evaluation and management of temporal bone arachnoid granulations. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1992 Mar; 118(3):327-32.
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        57. Gacek RR, Schoonmaker J, Lyon MJ. Ultrastructural changes in contralateral superior vestibulo-ocular neurons one year after vestibular neurectomy in the cat. Acta Otolaryngol Suppl. 1992; 495:1-15.
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        58. Khetarpal U, Schuknecht HF, Gacek RR, Holmes LB. Autosomal dominant sensorineural hearing loss. Pedigrees, audiologic findings, and temporal bone findings in two kindreds. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1991 Sep; 117(9):1032-42.
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        59. Gacek RR. Singular neurectomy update. II. Review of 102 cases. Laryngoscope. 1991 Aug; 101(8):855-62.
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        60. Guyot JP, Lyon MJ, Gacek RR. Ultrastructure of cat superior vestibular commissural neurons. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1991 Aug; 100(8):650-7.
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        61. Gacek RR, Lyon MJ, Schoonmaker J. Ultrastructural changes in contralateral vestibulo-ocular neurons following vestibular neurectomy in the cat. Acta Otolaryngol Suppl. 1991; 477:1-14.
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        62. Gacek RR. Arachnoid granulation cerebrospinal fluid otorrhea. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1990 Nov; 99(11):854-62.
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        63. Mortelliti AJ, Malmgren LT, Gacek RR. Ultrastructural changes with age in the human superior laryngeal nerve. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1990 Sep; 116(9):1062-9.
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        64. Ketterer TJ, Lyon MJ, Gacek RR. Commissural projections of the superior vestibular nucleus in the rat. Acta Otolaryngol. 1990 Jul-Aug; 110(1-2):31-6.
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        65. Gambino DR, Malmgren LT, Gacek RR. Age-related changes in the neuromuscular junctions in the human posterior cricoarytenoid muscles: a quantitative study. Laryngoscope. 1990 Mar; 100(3):262-8.
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        66. Gacek RR. Neck dissection injury of a brachial plexus anatomical variant. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1990 Mar; 116(3):356-8.
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        67. Gacek RR, Ham R. A clinical approach to the management of geriatric dysequilibrium. Ear Nose Throat J. 1989 Dec; 68(12):958-60.
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        68. Hisa Y, Malmgren LT, Gacek RR. Actomyosin adenosine triphosphatase activities of the cat infrahyoid muscles. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1989 Mar; 98(3):202-8.
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        69. Ketterer T, Gacek R. Convulsions secondary to hyponatremia associated with labyrinthectomy. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1989 Mar; 115(3):387-8.
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        70. Gacek RR, Lyon MJ, Schoonmaker JE. Morphologic correlates of vestibular compensation in the cat. Acta Otolaryngol Suppl. 1989; 462:1-16.
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        71. Parker MJ, Lyon MJ, Gacek RR. Ultrastructure of contralaterally projecting vestibular efferent neurons in the cat. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1988 May; 114(5):545-9.
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        72. Gacek RR, Lyon MJ, Schoonmaker J. Ultrastructural changes in vestibulo-ocular neurons following vestibular neurectomy in the cat. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1988 Jan-Feb; 97(1):42-51.
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        73. Gacek RR. Botulinum toxin for relief of spasmodic dysphonia. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1987 Nov; 113(11):1240.
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        74. Fata JJ, Malmgren LT, Gacek RR, Dum R, Woo P. Histochemical study of posterior cricoarytenoid muscle reinnervation by a nerve-muscle pedicle in the cat. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1987 Sep-Oct; 96(5):479-87.
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        75. Mesrobian RJ, Lyon MJ, Gacek RR. Esterase activity in cat vestibular end organs. An enzymatic barrier system? Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1987 May; 113(5):543-6.
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        76. Guyot JP, Gacek RR, DiRaddo P. The temporal bone anomaly in CHARGE association. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1987 Mar; 113(3):321-4.
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        77. Freije J, Malmgren LT, Gacek RR. Motor end-plate distribution in the human interarytenoid muscle. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1987 Jan; 113(1):63-8.
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        78. Freije J, Malmgren LT, Gacek RR. Motor end-plate distribution in the human lateral cricoarytenoid muscle. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1986 Feb; 112(2):176-9.
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        79. Schmitt J, Gacek RR. Anatomical investigation of the corticonuclear projections to the facial nerve nucleus in the cat. Laryngoscope. 1986 Feb; 96(2):129-34.
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        80. Radpour S, Gacek RR. Anatomic organization of the cat facial nerve. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1985 Oct; 93(5):591-6.
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        81. Som PM, Sherry RG, Gacek RR, Benzo CA, Anderson GH, Levinsohn EM, Markarian B. Left neck mass. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 1985 Aug; 145(2):399-405.
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        82. Gambino DR, Malmgren LT, Gacek RR. Three-dimensional computer reconstruction of the neuromuscular junction distribution in the human posterior cricoarytenoid muscle. Laryngoscope. 1985 May; 95(5):556-60.
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        83. Gacek RR. Pathophysiology and management of cupulolithiasis. Am J Otolaryngol. 1985 Mar-Apr; 6(2):66-74.
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        84. De Vito MA, Malmgren LT, Gacek RR. Three-dimensional distribution of neuromuscular junctions in human cricothyroid. Arch Otolaryngol. 1985 Feb; 111(2):110-3.
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        85. Chung CT, Sagerman RH, Gacek RR, King GA, Rabuzzi DD, Leopold DA. Local excision and radiotherapy for cancer of the oral tongue. A preliminary report. Am J Clin Oncol. 1984 Aug; 7(4):331-4.
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        86. Gacek RR. Cupulolithiasis and posterior ampullary nerve transection. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol Suppl. 1984 Jul-Aug; 112:25-30.
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        87. Swerdlow JB, Merl SA, Davey FR, Gacek RR, Gottlieb AJ. Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma limited to the larynx. Cancer. 1984 Jun 1; 53(11):2546-9.
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        88. Gacek RR. Efferent innervation of the labyrinth. Am J Otolaryngol. 1984 May-Jun; 5(3):206-24.
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        89. Rosen M, Malmgren LT, Gacek RR. Three-dimensional computer reconstruction of the distribution of neuromuscular junctions in the thyroarytenoid muscle. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1983 Sep-Oct; 92(5 Pt 1):424-9.
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        90. Gacek RR. Middle ear reconstruction without ossiculoplasty. Laryngoscope. 1983 Aug; 93(8):1089-90.
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        91. Gacek RR. Pathology of jugular foramen neurofibroma. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1983 Mar-Apr; 92(2 Pt 1):128-33.
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        92. Gacek RR. Singular neurectomy update. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1982 Sep-Oct; 91(5 Pt 1):469-73.
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        93. Gacek RR, Radpour S. Fiber orientation of the facial nerve: an experimental study in the cat. Laryngoscope. 1982 May; 92(5):547-56.
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        94. Gacek RR. Cupulolithiasis. Adv Otorhinolaryngol. 1982; 28:80-5.
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        95. Gacek RR. Afferent and efferent innervation of the labyrinth. Adv Otorhinolaryngol. 1982; 28:1-13.
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        96. Gacek R. Dissection of the facial nerve in chronic otitis media surgery. Laryngoscope. 1982 Jan; 92(1):108-9.
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        97. Malmgren LT, Gacek RR. Histochemical characteristics of muscle fiber types in the posterior cricoarytenoid muscle. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1981 Sep-Oct; 90(5 Pt 1):423-9.
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        98. Malmgren LT, Gacek RR. Acetylcholinesterase staining of fiber components in feline and human recurrent laryngeal nerve. Topography of laryngeal motor fiber regions. Acta Otolaryngol. 1981 May-Jun; 91(5-6):337-52.
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        99. Chung CT, Rabuzzi DD, Sagerman RH, King GA, Gacek RR. Radiotherapy for carcinoma of the nasal cavity. Arch Otolaryngol. 1980 Dec; 106(12):763-6.
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        100. Gacek RR. Evaluation and management of primary petrous apex cholesteatoma. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1980 Sep-Oct; 88(5):519-23.
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        101. Leopold DA, Gacek RR. Petrous apex tumors; diagnosis and management. N Y State J Med. 1980 Sep; 80(10):1564-6.
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        102. Gacek RR. Surgical landmark for the facial nerve in the epitympanum. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1980 May-Jun; 89(3 Pt 1):249-50.
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        103. Gacek RR. Management of vallecular pseudodiverticulum. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1980 May-Jun; 89(3 Pt 1):201-3.
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        104. Radpour S, Gacek RR. Facial nerve nucleus in the cat. Further study. Laryngoscope. 1980 Apr; 90(4):685-92.
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        105. Gacek RR. Clinical inferences from recent observations on vestibular neuro-anatomy. J Otolaryngol. 1980 Feb; 9(1):44-52.
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        106. Gacek RR. Neuroanatomical correlates of vestibular function. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1980 Jan-Feb; 89(1 Pt 1):2-5.
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        107. Gacek RR. Total obliteration of the chronic draining ear--how I do it. J Otolaryngol. 1979 Dec; 8(6):515-6.
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        108. Gacek RR. Location of trochlear vestibuloocular neurons in the cat. Exp Neurol. 1979 Dec; 66(3):692-706.
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        109. Gacek RR. Vestibular neuroanatomy: recent observations. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1979 Sep-Oct; 88(5 Pt 1):667-75.
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        110. Gacek RR, Leipzig B. Congenital cerebrospinal otorrhea. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1979 May-Jun; 88(3 Pt 1):358-65.
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        111. Gacek RR. Location of abducens afferent neurons in the cat. Exp Neurol. 1979 May; 64(2):342-53.
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        112. DeLozier HL, Gacek RR, Dana ST. Intralabyrinthine schwannoma. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1979 Mar-Apr; 88(2 Pt 1):187-91.
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        113. DeLozier HL, Parkins CW, Gacek RR. Mucocele of the petrous apex. J Laryngol Otol. 1979 Feb; 93(2):177-80.
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        114. Gacek RR. Management of temporal bone carcinoma. Trans Pa Acad Ophthalmol Otolaryngol. 1979; 32(1):67-71.
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        115. Gacek RR. Transcanal labyrinthectomy. Laryngoscope. 1978 Oct; 88(10):1707-8.
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        116. Gacek RR. Further observations on posterior ampullary nerve transection for positional vertigo. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1978 May-Jun; 87(3 Pt 1):300-5.
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        117. Gacek RR. Location of commissural neurons in the vestibular nuclei of the cat. Exp Neurol. 1978 May 1; 59(3):479-91.
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        118. Wilson VJ, Gacek RR, Uchino Y, Susswein AJ. Properties of central vestibular neurons fired by stimulation of the saccular nerve. Brain Res. 1978 Mar 24; 143(2):251-61.
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        119. Gacek RR. Posterior ampullary nerve transection for benign paroxysmal positional vertigo. Trans Pa Acad Ophthalmol Otolaryngol. 1978; 31(2):190-3.
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        120. Gacek RR. Location of brain stem neurons projecting to the oculomotor nucleus in the cat. Exp Neurol. 1977 Dec; 57(3):725-49.
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        121. Gacek RR, Malmgren LT, Lyon MJ. Localization of adductor and abductor motor nerve fibers to the larynx. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1977 Nov-Dec; 86(6 Pt 1):771-6.
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        122. Gacek RR, Goodman M. Management of malignancy of the temporal bone. Laryngoscope. 1977 Oct; 87(10 Pt 1):1622-34.
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        123. Weber AL, Gacek RR. Glomus tympanicum tumor. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1977 May-Jun; 86(3 Pt 1):400-1.
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        124. Malmgren LT, Lyon MJ, Gacek RR. Localization of abductor and adductor fibers in the kitten recurrent laryngeal nerve: use of a variation of the horseradish peroxidase tracer technique. Exp Neurol. 1977 Apr; 55(1):187-98.
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        125. Wilson VJ, Gacek RR, Maeda M, Uchino Y. Saccular and utricular input to cat neck motoneurons. J Neurophysiol. 1977 Jan; 40(1):63-73.
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        126. Gacek RR, Lyon MJ. Fiber components of the recurrent laryngeal nerve in the cat. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1976 Jul-Aug; 85(4 Pt 1):460-71.
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        127. Gacek RR. Mastoid and middle ear cavity obliteration for control of otitis media. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1976 May-Jun; 85(3 pt 1):305-9.
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        128. Gacek RR. Schwannoma of the jugular foramen. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1976 Mar-Apr; 85(2 pt.1):215-24.
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        129. Gacek RR. Hereditary abductor vocal cord paralysis. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1976 Jan-Feb; 85(1 Pt 1):90-3.
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        130. Gacek RR, Wang CC, Cummings CC, Goodman M, Weymuller E. Grand rounds. Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Tumor Clinic. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1976 Jan-Feb; 85(1 Pt 1):139-46.
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        131. Gacek RR. Localization of laryngeal motor neurons in the kitten. Laryngoscope. 1975 Nov; 85(11 pt 1):1841-61.
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        132. Gacek RR. Diagnosis and management of primary tumors of the petrous apex. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1975 Jan-Feb; 84(1 PT. 2 SUPPL 18):1-20.
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        133. Gacek RR. Transection of the posterior ampullary nerve for the relief of benign paroxysmal positional vertigo. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1974 Sep-Oct; 83(5):596-605.
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        134. Gacek RR. Localization of neurons supplying the extraocular muscles in the kitten using horseradish peroxidase. Exp Neurol. 1974 Sep; 44(3):381-403.
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        135. Gacek RR. The surgical management of labyrinthine fistulae in chronic otitis media with cholesteatoma. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1974 Jan-Feb; 83:Suppl 10:1-19.
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        136. Gacek RR, Lyon M. The localization of vestibular efferent neurons in the kitten with horseradish peroxidase. Acta Otolaryngol. 1974 Jan-Feb; 77(1):92-101.
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        137. Gacek RR. A cerebellocochlear nucleus pathway in the cat. Exp Neurol. 1973 Oct; 41(1):101-12.
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        138. Schuknecht HF, Gacek RR. Surgery on only-hearing ears. Trans Am Acad Ophthalmol Otolaryngol. 1973 Jul-Aug; 77(4):ORL257-66.
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        139. Gacek RR. Surgery on "only-hearing" ears with chronic suppurative middle ear disease. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1973 May-Jun; 82(3):290-6.
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        140. Gacek RR. Symposium on tympanoplasty. I. Results of modified type V tympanoplasty. Laryngoscope. 1973 Apr; 83(4):437-47.
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        141. Gacek RR. Anatomical studies of the vestibulo-ocular pathways in the cat. Adv Otorhinolaryngol. 1973; 19:66-75.
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        142. Miller D, Silverstein H, Gacek R. Cryosurgical treatment of carcinoma of the ear. Trans Am Acad Ophthalmol Otolaryngol. 1972 Sep-Oct; 76(5):1363-7.
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        143. House JM, Goodman ML, Gacek RR, Green GL. Chemodectomas of the nasopharynx. Arch Otolaryngol. 1972 Aug; 96(2):138-41.
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        144. Gacek RR. Anatomical demonstration of the vestibulo-ocular projections in the cat. Laryngoscope. 1971 Oct; 81(10):1559-95.
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        145. Gacek R. The pathology of hereditary sensorineural hearing loss. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1971 Apr; 80(2):289-98.
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        146. Gacek RR. Anatomical demonstration of the vestibulo-ocular projections in the cat. Acta Otolaryngol Suppl. 1971; 293:1-63.
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        147. Gacek RR. The diagnosis and treatment of poststapedectomy granuloma. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1970 Oct; 79(5):970-5.
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        148. Montandon P, Gacek RR, Kimura RS. Crista neglecta in the cat and human. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1970 Feb; 79(1):105-12.
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        149. Gacek RR. The course and central termination of first order neurons supplying vestibular endorgans in the cat. Acta Otolaryngol Suppl. 1969; 254:1-66.
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        150. Gacek RR. The innervation of the vestibular labyrinth. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1968 Aug; 77(4):676-85.
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        151. Gacek RR. Neuroanatomical pathways of the vestibular system. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1968 Apr; 77(2):210-5.
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        152. Ishii T, Murakami Y, Gacek RR. Histochemical study of the acetylcholinesterase activity in the inner ear of the squirrel monkey. Acta Otolaryngol. 1967 Sep; 64(3):267-79.
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        153. Gacek RR, Zonis R. Carotid artery protection with levator scapulae muscle. Arch Otolaryngol. 1966 Aug; 84(2):198-200.
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        154. GACEK RR, NOMURA Y, BALOGH K. ACETYLCHOLINESTERASE ACTIVITY IN THE EFFERENT FIBERS OF THE STATO-ACOUSTIC NERVE. Acta Otolaryngol. 1965 Jun; 59:541-53.
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        155. NOMURA Y, GACEK RR, BALOGH K. EFFERENT INNERVATION OF VESTIBULAR LABYRINTH: HISTOCHEMICAL DEMONSTRATION OF ACETYLCHOLINESTERASE ACTIVITY IN THE GUINEA PIG INNER EAR. Arch Otolaryngol. 1965 Apr; 81:335-9.
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        156. SPOENDLIN HH, GACEK RR. ELECTRON MICROSCOPIC STUDY OF THE EFFERENT AND AFFERENT INNERVATION OF THE ORGAN OF CORTI IN THE CAT. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1963 Sep; 72:660-86.
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        157. GACEK RR. The efferent cochlear bundle in man. Arch Otolaryngol. 1961 Dec; 74:690-4.
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        158. GACEK RR. The macula neglecta in the feline species. J Comp Neurol. 1961 Jun; 116:317-23.
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        159. GACEK RR, RASMUSSEN GL. Fiber analysis of the statoacoustic nerve of guinea pig, cat, and monkey. Anat Rec. 1961 Apr; 139:455-63.
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