stapedectomy


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stapedectomy

[‚stā·pə′dek·tə·mē]
(medicine)
Surgical reconstruction of the junction of the ossicular chain of the middle ear with the oval window of the inner ear, fixed in place by otosclerosis.
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Patients were assigned to four groups according to the extent of surgery--total stapedectomy (n = 13) or partial stapedectomy (n = 25)--and according to whether a prosthesis was placed (n = 32) or not placed (n = 6).
Postoperative nausea, vomiting vertigo and nystagmus were reported in both groups but the severity and duration were more commonly seen in the stapedectomy group (7 days compared to 2 days mean time).
Stapedotomy is a better procedure as compared to stapedectomy due to less severity and duration of vertigo and therefore less hospital stay post operatively9-12.
Stapedectomy is an operation in which the stapes suprastructure and footplate are removed and replaced by prosthesis.
SHL has been implicated in delayed hearing loss after acoustic tumor removal, revision stapedectomy, and temporal bone fractures.
HELP I WOULD like to hear from anyone who has had a fenestration or stapedectomy ear operation in the 1940s.
Stapedectomy was performed, and perilymph and serum samples were obtained and tested for anti-HIV and anti-HCV antibodies.
In some cases external auditory canal cholesteatoma is post-traumatic or postsurgical, for example in surgeries like stapedectomy.
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Auto transplantation of ossicles: Stapedectomy and biological reconstruction of the ossicular chain mechanism.
We report an instance in which cochlear implantation in a deaf ear allowed for surgical intervention in the contralateral hearing ear, which resulted in a successful stapedectomy and restoration of normal middle ear function.
Inclusion criteria were a primary stapedectomy or stapedotomy that was performed by an experienced surgeon and a chart that contained all the clinical, surgical, and audiologic information.