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Tympanomastoidectomy: Tympanomastoidectomy is surgery on the middle ear to repair the ear drum and the mastoid bone, which lies behind the ear. An incision is behind the ear to access the mastoid and the ear drum.

Diseases And Conditions Treated: Tympanomastoidectomy

These diseases and conditions may be treated with the surgical procedure Tympanomastoidectomy:

  • Cholesteatoma of the ear drum and mastoid
  • Perforated ear drum (tympanic membrane)
  • Trauma

Anesthetic Requirements for Tympanomastoidectomy

These surgical anesthetic requirements for the procedure Tympanomastoidectomy may include:

Procedure Complications: Tympanomastoidectomy

Possible surgical complications of Tympanomastoidectomy may include:

Tympanomastoidectomy: Recovery Time

Recovery period for Tympanomastoidectomy: Four weeks.

Tympanomastoidectomy: Other Names

Other names for this medical surgical procedures (Tympanomastoidectomy) include:

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