Tympanometric changes in an experimental myringosclerosis model after myringotomy


Kazikdas K., Serbetcioglu B., Boyraz I., Tugyan K., Erbil G., Yilmaz W., ...More

OTOLOGY & NEUROTOLOGY, vol.27, no.3, pp.303-307, 2006 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/00129492-200604000-00003
  • Journal Name: OTOLOGY & NEUROTOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.303-307
  • Keywords: myringosclerosis, otitis media with effusion, tympanogram, OTITIS-MEDIA, TYMPANIC MEMBRANE, EFFUSION, TYMPANOSCLEROSIS, CHILDREN, RAT
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Hypothesis: The goal of this experimental study was to investigate the specific effect of myringosclerosis on tympanograms in the tympanic membranes of myringotomized rats by using otomicroscopy, tympanometry, and histopathology.