Torps and porps: a transmission and scanning electron microscopic study.

@article{Belal1982TorpsAP,
  title={Torps and porps: a transmission and scanning electron microscopic study.},
  author={Ahmed Belal and S Odnert},
  journal={The Journal of laryngology and otology},
  year={1982},
  volume={96 1},
  pages={49-55}
}
TEM and SEM were used to evaluate the fate of eleven Plasti-pore prostheses left in the human middle ear for periods varying from seven to 34 months. It was evident that Plasti-pore is a relatively inert material based on its clinical performance, absence of gross fibrous tissue reaction from the middle ear, and the unchanged physical characteristics of the… CONTINUE READING