tympanoplasty

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n tympanoplasty surgical correction or repair of defects or injuries in the eardrum or the bones of the middle ear
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Usage


In news:

A 37-year-old man with chronic otitis media underwent a left tympanoplasty via a postauricular approach.
Underlay tympanoplasty with laser tissue welding.
Abstract We investigated the feasibility of using laser tissue welding techniques to perform transcanal underlay tympanoplasty.
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