[Systemic corticoid application in combination with topical mitomycin or dexamethasone. Inhibition of wound healing after tympanic membrane perforation].

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BACKGROUND The purpose of this study was to determine whether systemic glucocorticoid application, in combination with topical mitomycin or dexamethasone, prolongs the patency of a tympanic membrane perforation. METHOD Bilateral myringotomies were performed on 24 rats. The 48 ears were separated into eight groups. Treatment with combined systemic and… (More)

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@article{Kaftan2005SystemicCA, title={[Systemic corticoid application in combination with topical mitomycin or dexamethasone. Inhibition of wound healing after tympanic membrane perforation].}, author={Holger Kaftan and Werner G. Hosemann}, journal={HNO}, year={2005}, volume={53 9}, pages={779-83} }