myringoplasty


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myringoplasty

 [mĭ-ring´go-plas″te]
surgical reconstruction of the tympanic membrane.

my·rin·go·plas·ty

(mi-ring'gō-plas'tē),
Operative repair of a damaged tympanic membrane.
[myringo- + G. plassō, to form]

myringoplasty

(mə-rĭng′gə-plăs′tē)
n.
Surgical repair of a damaged tympanic membrane.

myringoplasty

ENT An operation in which the reconstructive procedure is limited to repair of a tympanic membrane perforation

my·rin·go·plas·ty

(mi-ring'gō-plas'tē)
Operative repair of a damaged tympanic membrane.
[myringo- + plassō, to form]

myringoplasty

1. Surgical repair of a hole (perforation) in an eardrum.
2. A repair operation involving the drum and the chain of small bones (the auditory ossicles) in the middle ear.
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(4.) Ossicular chain damage that could affect their hearing threshold was identified in patients who had undergone tympanoplasty as part of their primary treatment (paper-patching, myringoplasty or type 1 tympanoplasty);
In the remaining groups with myringoplasty, postoperative hearing quality was normal if there were preservation of the completely undamaged ossicles, normal mobility, and effective closure of the tympanic membrane gap [1-3].
Myringoplasty is a commonly used and simple type of middle ear surgery associated with a low risk of postoperative, iatrogenic EAC cholesteatoma.
Panel on myringoplasty: second workshop on reconstructive middle ear surgery.
--the analysis of the displacements of the intact TM and the TM after the operation of myringoplasty according to the predicted fixation place.
"Myringoplasty (reconstruction of the eardrum) using the HAFGM technique reduces waiting times, cost of the procedure and time lost by parents and children.
A new concept of Bilateral Myringoplasty was coined by Dr.
To the Editor: Myringoplasty is the surgical restoration of the perforated tympanic membrane by grafting, with the principal goals being a 'dry ear' and improved hearing.
A healthy 40-year-old female presented for elective myringoplasty and canaloplasty.
He begins with closed cavity procedures (tympanoplasty), including preoperative and postoperative care for myringoplasty, meatoplasty, canaloplasty, ossiculoplasty and specailty applications such as transcanal myringotomy with a ventilating tube.
Size of mastoid air cell system in relation to healing after myringoplasty and to eustachian tube function.