tympanoplasty


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tympanoplasty

[¦tim·pə·nō¦plas·tē]
(medicine)
A surgical procedure performed to eradicate disease in the middle ear cavity or to reconstruct the conductive mechanism.
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We retrospectively reviewed the medical records of 135 patients, aged 7 to 16 years, who had undergone type 1 tympanoplasty for the treatment of chronic otitis over a period of 2 years and 4 months at Kizilltepe State Hospital and Mardin State Hospital in southeast Turkey.
Many researchers have investigated the relationship between age and the results of tympanoplasty in chronic otitis media [1, 2].
Out of the 44 ears selected, 3 cases were post tympanoplasty residual tympanic membrane perforations and the rest primary tympanic membrane perforations.
From June 2010 to March 2016, 43 patients were retrospectively evaluated in whom incus defect was detected with intact malleus and stapes during tympanoplasty operation in our clinic and ossicular reconstruction was performed.
Endoscopic Tympanoplasty vs microscopic Tympanoplasty in tubotympanic CSOM: a comparative study of 44 cases Int J Res Med Sci.
Unit of Study: All patients who had undergone tympanoplasty procedure with cortical mastoidectomy surgery, were included in the study.
Tympanometric volume: a predictor of success of tympanoplasty in children.
Success rates for tympanoplasty in children are similar to those for adults, Dr.
porcine and prosthetic cardiac grafts, prosthetic joints, intravenous and dialysis catheters, tympanoplasty tubes, and augmentation mammoplasty), and postsurgical infections (e.
And in a procedure called tympanoplasty, surgeons can reconstruct a shattered eardrum.