Surgical management of otitis media.


In summary there are four surgical procedures commonly used for treatment of otitis media. Myringotomy and aspiration of the middle ear effusion is indicated for acute otitis media: (1) when a child has persistent or recurrent symptoms while on appropriate antimicrobial therapy; (2) if there is severe otalgia initially requiring immediate relief; (3) when a… (More)


  • Presentations referencing similar topics