Comparitive analysis of anterior tucking method and circumferential falp method of tympanoplasty in subtotal perforation
Dr. Harshvardhan, Dr. Surbhi
Introduction: Myringoplasty is defined as the surgical repair of the tympanic membrane. In most of the cases the damage is likely to be a persisting perforation of the drum but there are also situations where a thin or retracted drum may need to be reinforced. Material and method: This is a prospective clinical study done on 100 patients of chronic otitis media of safe type with sub Total perforation. This study was done in department of otolaryngology at Patna medical college and hospital, Patna from September 2017 to may 2019 on patients attending ENT opd after prior written consent. Result: Success rate improves after including anterior tucking method in all the tympanoplasties Conclusion: Hearing gain and success rate of both the technique is comparable and can be considered as choice for subtotal perforation.