The pars flaccida and a small portion of the pars tensa with myringosclerosis
However, these procedures have been reported to be frequently followed by the development of myringosclerosis, a hyalinization and calcification of the tympanic membrane that is not related to significant hearing loss .
Myringosclerosis after tympanostomy tube insertion: Relation with tube retention time and gender.
Very severe myringosclerosis
may occur with fixation of malleus handle and in these few patients, hearing loss may be greater.
Influence of coexisting myringosclerosis
on myringoplasty outcomes in children.
7%) tympanic membranes had areas of myringosclerosis
and 14 (12.
Application of oxygen free radical scavengers to diminish the occurrence of myringosclerosis
Some possible complications that result from VTs include persistent perforation of the tympanic membrane, granulation tissue around the tube (granular myringitis), chronic otorrhoea, blocking of the lumen of the VT, medial migration of the VT, and severe myringosclerosis
Cholesteatoma should be differentiated from other conditions with similar otoscopic findings, such as myringosclerosis
, in which calcified plaques typically develop after procedures such as myringotomy or placement of a ventilation tube.
is scarring and calcification of the middle layer of the eardrum, predominantly adjacent to the malleus and annulus, that can hamper the mobility of the tympanic membrane.
Treatment with dexamethasone arrests the development of myringosclerosis
Binocular microscopy revealed a right serous otitis with mild myringosclerosis