[Tympanoplasty in septic cases. A new technic].

  title={[Tympanoplasty in septic cases. A new technic].},
  author={D J Wagenfeld},
  journal={South African medical journal = Suid-Afrikaanse tydskrif vir geneeskunde},
  volume={60 5},
  • D J Wagenfeld
  • Published 1981 in
    South African medical journal = Suid-Afrikaanse…
The very incidence of postoperative sepsis in tympanoplasty operations on ears with infected cholesteatoma prompted the development of a new technique to improve the control of local infection. An irrigation tube is placed into the mastoid antrum at the time of operation, through which the ear is irrigated in the postoperative period with an antibiotic… CONTINUE READING