Yıl 2020, Cilt 6 , Sayı 1, Sayfalar 83 - 86 2020-01-04

A practical method in measurement of perforation size during cartilage tympanoplasty

Kemal KESEROĞLU [1] , Sibel ALİCURA TOKGÖZ [2] , Elif KAYA ÇELİK [3] , İstemihan AKIN [4] , Ali ÖZDEK [5]


Cartilage has been used in otologic surgery for ossicular reconstruction and grafting since 1960s. Due to low metabolic rate, stiffness and stability properties with regard to fascia, it is thought to be more effective in tympanoplasty. With the help of this measurement technique, redundant oversized harvesting of cartilage can be prevented and overmanuplation during graft replacement especially after a delicate ossiculoplasty procedure can be avoided. The aim of this study was to demonstrate the preparation of optimal island cartilage composite graft with a simple sterile suture package template for the appropriate size of the tympanic membrane perforation, and to provide a functional surgery with minimal donor site defect and minimal manipulation. With this technique, 143 patients with chronic otitis have been operated in our clinic. No complications with respect to this method, have been observed up to date. Using an easily prepared  template is a simple and effective method for measuring the perforation size. 

Cartilage, tympanoplasty, perforation size measurement, endoscopic cartilage tympanoplasty, butterfly inlay myringoplasty
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Orcid: 0000-0001-6497-2413
Yazar: Kemal KESEROĞLU
Kurum: Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Health Sciences, Dışkapı Yıldırım Beyazıt Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
Ülke: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0002-5058-1400
Yazar: Sibel ALİCURA TOKGÖZ (Sorumlu Yazar)
Kurum: Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Health Sciences, Dışkapı Yıldırım Beyazıt Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
Ülke: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0003-4531-3863
Yazar: Elif KAYA ÇELİK
Kurum: Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Health Sciences, Dışkapı Yıldırım Beyazıt Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
Ülke: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0002-1652-8059
Yazar: İstemihan AKIN
Kurum: Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Health Sciences, Dışkapı Yıldırım Beyazıt Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
Ülke: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0002-3746-8462
Yazar: Ali ÖZDEK
Kurum: Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Health Sciences, Dışkapı Yıldırım Beyazıt Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
Ülke: Turkey


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Yayımlanma Tarihi : 4 Ocak 2020

EndNote %0 The European Research Journal A practical method in measurement of perforation size during cartilage tympanoplasty %A Kemal KESEROĞLU , Sibel ALİCURA TOKGÖZ , Elif KAYA ÇELİK , İstemihan AKIN , Ali ÖZDEK %T A practical method in measurement of perforation size during cartilage tympanoplasty %D 2020 %J The European Research Journal %P -2149-3189 %V 6 %N 1 %R doi: 10.18621/eurj.455130 %U 10.18621/eurj.455130