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Ear Tubes (cont.)

Synonyms and Keywords

Ear tubes, myringotomy, myringotomy tubes, tympanostomy tubes, ear infection, ear pain, ear drainage, otorrhea, Eustachian tubes, otitis media

Authors and Editors

Author: John D Donaldson, MD, FRCS(C), FAAP, FACS, Medical Director, Florida Children's Trust, Children's Hosp SW Florida

Editor: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD

References: American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, "Doctor, Please Explain Ear Tubes." Children's Hospital of Omaha, "Myringotomy Tubes."


Last Editorial Review: 4/18/2008

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