Corpus ID: 39716685

[Follow-up of mastoiditis and mastoidectomy].

  title={[Follow-up of mastoiditis and mastoidectomy].},
  author={Klaus Kuttner and J. Buntzel and Kishore Andra},
  journal={Laryngo- rhino- otologie},
  volume={75 2},
BACKGROUND To analyse the late results of mastoiditis and operative intervention as well as critical classification of our own indication for operation we invited 298 operated patients to follow-up examinations. PATIENTS AND METHODS 218 of 298 patients operated on, took part in these examinations. The follow-up time ranged between 2 and 18 years. RESULTS Altogether 311 ears were operated. Out of these, 69 patients had presented with classical mastoiditis and 242 with "masked" type… Expand