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Modified radical mastoidectomy

Modified radical mastoidectomy

Modified radical mastoidectomy: Modified radical mastoidectomy is surgery on the middle ear to repair the ear drum and the mastoid bone, which lies behind the ear. The bony partition between the external ear and mastoid is removed to reach the mastoid. An incision is made behind the ear for this procedure.

Diseases And Conditions Treated: Modified radical mastoidectomy

These diseases and conditions may be treated with the surgical procedure Modified radical mastoidectomy:

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

Anesthetic Requirements for Modified radical mastoidectomy

These surgical anesthetic requirements for the procedure Modified radical mastoidectomy may include:

Procedure Complications: Modified radical mastoidectomy

Possible surgical complications of Modified radical mastoidectomy may include:

Modified radical mastoidectomy: Recovery Time

Recovery period for Modified radical mastoidectomy: Four weeks.

Modified radical mastoidectomy: Other Names

Other names for this medical surgical procedures (Modified radical mastoidectomy) include:

  • Repair of the ear drum and mastoid

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