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By John L. Dornhoffer

ISBN-10: 3540786376

ISBN-13: 9783540786375

ISBN-10: 3540786384

ISBN-13: 9783540786382

This publication, written by means of overseas specialists, is a close consultant to the Eustachian tube, with emphasis on these facets of so much relevance to the practitioner. the outlet chapters record the scientific anatomy and supply crucial info on body structure, with clarification of the hot version of tubal mechanics. prognosis and treatment for the patulous Eustachian tube are then mentioned, putting unique emphasis on a singular conservative therapy routine that has confirmed to be a leap forward for sufferers with this scientific syndrome. an extra vast bankruptcy examines total functionality of the Eustachian tube, basically from the center ear surgeon’s point of view. Tuboplasty systems, together with laser tuboplasty, and tympanoplasty are defined, and the consequences of alternative center ear pathologies for surgical procedure are defined. The formerly unpublished remedy tools which are defined during this publication should be precious in making sure the very best scientific outcomes.

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The description of intermittent as well as permanent symptoms is as important as the past history of weight loss, pregnancy and oral contraceptives. The history should include any surgery on the tonsils and adenoids, neuromuscular diseases and, especially, temporomandibular joint disorders. Some patients complain of a pET after otitis media. If the symptoms are present on examination, they can be relieved by compression of the jugular vein. Sometimes medial and lateral movements of the tympanic membrane are visible and can be confirmed when using tympanometry.

The second aim in treating chronic middle ear disease is restoration of hearing. Since the beginning of modern tympanoplasty techniques in the 1950s, according to Moritz, Zöllner and Wullstein, attention has been recently more focused on hearing restoration techniques. 2 Materials for Reconstruction of the Tympanic Membrane Many materials have been suggested for tympanic membrane reconstruction. Three tissues of autogenous origin are used today: temporal fascia (likely the material most favoured by surgeons all over the globe), perichondrium and cartilage [65].

The favoured technique is a canal-wall-down technique [66,67], in which the cholesteatoma can be traced from its origin in the middle ear and tracked into the antrum and mastoid. Following the basic rule of restoring the natural situation, the posterior wall is then reconstructed (Fig. 10). Many materials have been suggested for this, including bone plates, different types of cement and titanium [51,189]. Cartilage has major 58 4 Tubal Function from a Middle Ear Surgeon’s Viewpoint Fig. 11 Second-look surgery of right ear, partial prosthesis at 4 o’clock.

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