Volume : VII, Issue : V, May - 2017

A STUDY OF OUTCOME OF TYMPANOPLASTY ASSCESSED BY AUDIOGRAM IN TERTIARY CARE HOSPITALS IN SOUTH INDIA

Dr. M. Harini, Dr. B. Ajay Kumar

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Tympanoplasty is a surgical technique to repair defect in tympanic memane with placement of graft. The goal of surgical procedure is not only to close the perforation but also improve the heå.In this study our aim is to find out the improvement in heå followed by tympanoplasty in various age groups of people. This is a prospective study conducted over a period of 3 months from august 2016 to october 2016 in dept of ENT in two tertiary care hospitals GITAM institute of medical sciences and GOVT ENT hospital Visakhapatnam. Patients who were willing for study were randomly selected from the in patient wards .Complete history and thorough clinical examination and required investigations were done. In our study we found following results: ·       Out of the 50 patients selected pre operative heå loss is common in female(60%) compared to male(40%). ·       Among the selected patients heå loss is common among age group of 20 to 40 years . ·       Heå loss is common unilaterally Left 44% right 34% and bilateral 22%. ·       Post operative heå improvement in more common in male 57.14% compared to female 42.85%

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Dr.M.Harini, Dr. B. Ajay kumar, A STUDY OF OUTCOME OF TYMPANOPLASTY ASSCESSED BY AUDIOGRAM IN TERTIARY CARE HOSPITALS IN SOUTH INDIA, INDIAN JOURNAL OF APPLIED RESEARCH : Volume‾7 | Issue‾5 | May‾2017


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