myringotomy

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n myringotomy surgical incision into the eardrum (to relieve pressure or release pus from the middle ear)
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n myringotomy Incision into the tympanic membrane.
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Usage


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Incidence of tympanic membrane perforation after intratympanic steroid treatment through myringotomy tubes.
Topical mitomycin C application before myringotomy and ventilation tube insertion : Does it affect the final outcome.
Incidence of tympanic membrane perforation after intratympanic steroid treatment through myringotomy tubes.
Topical mitomycin C application before myringotomy and ventilation tube insertion: Does it affect the final outcome.
Is IV access necessary for myringotomy with tubes.
A retrospective chart review was conducted at a community-based hospital to determine whether intravenous access is necessary during the performance of myringotomy with tube insertion.
Topical mitomycin C application before myringotomy and ventilation tube insertion: Does it affect the final outcome.
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