tympanoplasty


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tym·pa·no·plas·ty

 (tĭm′pə-nə-plăs′tē, -nō-)
n. pl. tym·pa·no·plas·ties
Surgical repair or reconstruction of the middle ear.

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Noun1.tympanoplasty - surgical correction or repair of defects or injuries in the eardrum or the bones of the middle eartympanoplasty - surgical correction or repair of defects or injuries in the eardrum or the bones of the middle ear
surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process, surgery, operation - a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body; "they will schedule the operation as soon as an operating room is available"; "he died while undergoing surgery"
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tym·pa·no·plas·ty

n. timpanoplastia, reconstrucción del oído medio.

tympanoplasty

n (pl -ties) timpanoplastia
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Patients for whom treatment was not effective or led to recurrence were given middle ear tympanoplasty and TT placement, followed by dexamethasone rinsing of the tympanic cavity via the TT.
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We conducted a retrospective study to compare anatomic and functional outcomes of type 1 tympanoplasty that we performed with boomerang-shaped chondroperichondrial cartilage grafts (BSGs) and shield-shaped chondroperichon-drial cartilage grafts (SSGs) in pediatric patients.
Tympanoplasty for blast-induced perforations: the Walter Reed experience.
We compared tympanoplasty technique (using Wullstein classification), mastoid air-cell area measured by temporal bone computed tomography, preoperative aeration of the temporal bone, mean preoperative hearing (at 500 Hz, 1000 Hz, and 2000 Hz), and patch effect calculated by the pre- and post-patch air--bone gap at frequencies of 250 Hz and 500 Hz among the three age groups.
Tympanoplasty is the treatment of choice for CSOM and temporalis fascia is the commonest graft material used to close the perforation.
Keywords: Tympanoplasty, hearing loss, incus, hydroxyapatite
The history of myringoplasty and tympanoplasty type-I dates back to its first controversial description in 1878 followed by its actual foundation in 1952,7 mostly German participated in its development, followed by classification of middle ear repair by Horst Wullsteinin 1958.
In such cases, tympanoplasty offers the only chance of restoring some of the lost hearing.
The objectives of this study were to describe the outcome of type-1 tympanoplasty in terms of graft take rate, hearing improvement and complications.
com)-- Written by the foremost leaders in the field, "Endoscopic Ear Surgery," recently published by Thieme, includes chapters on endoscopic and combined endoscopic-microscopic management of cholesteatoma, surgical restoration of middle ear ventilation, myringoplasty, Meniere disease, tympanoplasty and stapes surgery, and revision surgery.