Should Nasal Function be Considered Prior to Tympanoplasty?


Akyildiz M. Y. , ÖZMEN Ö. A. , DEMİR U. L. , KASAPOĞLU F., COŞKUN H. H. , BASUT O. İ. , ...More

JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL ADVANCED OTOLOGY, vol.14, no.1, pp.53-57, 2018 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 14 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/iao.2017.3624
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL ADVANCED OTOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.53-57
  • Keywords: Nasal septum, nasal airway obstruction, Eustachian tube, tympanoplasty, EUSTACHIAN-TUBE FUNCTION, MIDDLE-EAR PRESSURE, RECURRENT OTITIS-MEDIA, OBSTRUCTION, EFFUSION, SURGERY
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the association between nasal airway function and Eustachian tube (ET) functions and their impact on tympanoplasty in patients with chronic suppurative otitis media (CSOM).