Tag: "eardrum" at medical news
Salt-Water Pools Good for the Health
...both communities had suffered a perforation of the eardrum
due to ear infections. Follow-ups with some of the...d skin infections. Figures for perforations of the eardrum
fell to 13 percent and 18 percent, respectively....
Topical Quinolone effective in controlling eardrum perforations
...opical administration of Quinolone antibiotics for eardrum
perforations has been found to be more effective in treating the disease than the use of systemic antibiotics//. Dr. Carolyn Macfadyen, Research Associate, International Health Research Group in the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, UK has repor...
Inner-ear Volume Study Leads to Higher Surgery Success Rates
...logy, the study measured success rates of patching eardrum
holes based on volume or space measurements in the ear. Holes result from either injury or prior ear problems, such as ear tubes. Perforated eardrums can predispose the ear to infection or result in hearing loss. “Until this study, there were no ...