Myringotomy

What is Myringotomy?

Incision of the tympanic membrane.

Questions and answers on "Myringotomy"

Hi is a myringotomy safe? I have eustation tube dysfunction and I have tried everything to resolve it to no avail. I have fluid in my right ear and...

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Brief Answer:
yes, it is good

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Hi,

Thanks for your query.

Yes, Myringotomy with or without Gromet insertion is safe and indicated...

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I'm still having fluid in my ears.. I used prednisone and I'm now using allegra, I tried every method to clear out my ears but to no avail.. I...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
serous otitis media/ glue ear. myringotomy.

Detailed Answer:
Hi, thanks for your query.
If u are having fluid in the middle ear from...

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I just had a myringotomy in each ear a few hours ago. I didn't have tubes put in.. my ent is trying this procedure due to my eustachian tubes...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
normal. will take 4 weeks to recover.

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Hi, thanks for your query.
usually there is swelling of the ear drum either...

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