Research Article - Otolaryngology Online Journal (2015) Volume 5, Issue 4
Cartilage Tympanoplasty: Is it more effective than temporalis fascia grafting for tympanoplasty?
Chronic suppurative otitis media is a disease which is a major cause of morbidity in our country. A large proportion of these patients have safe (mucosal) chronic suppurative otitis media. It leads to otorrhoea and deafness which hampers productivity of many individu-als. Otolaryngologist play an important role in its correction and amelioration by con-servative or operative procedures. One such procedure is tympanoplasty.Author(s): Shyamakant Prasad, Vineet Gupta, Ashok Kumar, Sulabha M Naik