Mastoidectomy

What is Mastoidectomy?

Mastoidectomy is a surgical operation in which the Ear is opened up and the diseased part of the mastoid bone is removed and the healthy bone is untouched. There are many types of mastoid operation done based upon the type of the disease.

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Hi, I have been suffering from pain near my mastoid and ear from a long time. I had undergone 2 mastoidectomies (both cortical). I don't have any...

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Hi I have been suffering from ear problem and had two mastoidectomies (both cortical mastoidectomies) which could not clear my infection from...

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Modified radical mastoidectomy opens up the aditus permanently as the...

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What does a mastoidectomy involve? What type of care is required before and after such a...

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The mastoid bone, along with 3 other...

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