total ossicular replacement

total ossicular replacement

Reconstruction of damaged or diseased ossicles in the middle ear with a biologically compatible implant.
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Primary ossicular reconstruction is performed for all patients using partial ossicular replacement prosthesis (PORP) or total ossicular replacement prosthesis (TORP) depending on the presence or absence of stapes suprastructures.
In a type B and D situation when only the stapes foot plate is present, a total ossicular replacement prosthesis (TORP) is placed between the foot plate and tympanic membrane.
Five-year report on partial ossicular replacement prostheses and total ossicular replacement prostheses.
In the reconstructive step, we performed an overlay myringoplasty with autologous temporal fascia, a tragal cartilage scutumplasty, and an ossiculoplasty with placement of a total ossicular replacement prosthesis (TORP) between the footplate and the eardrum with cartilage interposition.
These surgeons performed both partial ossicular replacement prosthesis (PORP) and total ossicular replacement prosthesis (TORP) procedures.
At that time, he received a total ossicular replacement prosthesis (TORP).
At this time, the Silastic sheeting is removed from the middle ear and the ossicular chain is reconstructed with tragal cartilage and either a partial or total ossicular replacement prosthesis, depending on the status of the stapes.
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