A comparison of the hearing results of KTP and Erbium YAG laser stapedotomy.


CONCLUSION Our data prove that lasers are safe and useful instruments in stapes surgery. Good postoperative results can be attained in both KTP and Er: YAG lasers. There was no significant inner ear damage related to the Er: YAG laser use. OBJECTIVE To compare the postoperative results of stapedotomies performed with KTP and Erbium: YAG lasers in patients… (More)
DOI: 10.1080/00016480802179727