A Clinical Study of Traumatic Perforation of Tympanic Membrane

  title={A Clinical Study of Traumatic Perforation of Tympanic Membrane},
  author={Sarojamma and Saurabh Raj and H. S. Satish},
  journal={IOSR Journal of Dental and Medical Sciences},
Objectives: To evaluate the various etiologies of traumatic tympanic membrane perforations and their prognosis and outcome with its various means of management. In this study most of the patients were females with their presenting complaint was hearing loss, on pure tone audiogram shows conductive in nature with 2635 dB hearing loss.In all these cases the healing rate was 100% in conservative as well as myringoplasty treatment. 
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