Releasing incisions of the tympanic membrane in type III tympanoplasty.

Abstract

Myringostapediopexy may be used as part of tympanoplasty following mastoid operations. We describe a technique of placing releasing incisions on the tympanic membrane to ensure good contact between it and the stapes head.

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@article{Kumar2006ReleasingIO, title={Releasing incisions of the tympanic membrane in type III tympanoplasty.}, author={Mohan J. Kumar and Paramesh M Puttasiddaiah}, journal={The Journal of laryngology and otology}, year={2006}, volume={120 4}, pages={319-21} }