Role of surgery in tuberculous mastoiditis.

  • Buvanesh Singh
  • Published 1991 in The Journal of laryngology and otology


A study was undertaken in 43 patients to determine the role of surgery in tuberculous mastoiditis. Cortical mastoidectomy was performed on five patients (Group I). Incision and drainage of a post-auricular abscess, removal of sequestrum and meatoplasty in eight (Group II). Thirty patients had no ear surgery (Group III). Of the 17 patients with facial palsy… (More)


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@article{Singh1991RoleOS, title={Role of surgery in tuberculous mastoiditis.}, author={Buvanesh Singh}, journal={The Journal of laryngology and otology}, year={1991}, volume={105 11}, pages={907-15} }