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Myringoplasty

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Metadata item type:Help on this termGlossary Item
METeOR identifier:Help on this term574902
Registration status:Help on this termIndigenous, Endorsed 05/12/2017
Definition:Help on this term

The surgical repair of perforations of the tympanic membrane with a tissue graft, performed to correct hearing loss. With the patient under local or general anaesthesia, the openings in the tympanic membrane are enlarged and the grafting material is sutured over them.

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Harris P, Nagy S, Vardaxis N (Editors) 2010. Mosby’s Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Profession, 2nd Australian and New Zealand Edition. NSW: Mosby Elsevier, page 1151.

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Closing the Gap/Child Health Check Initiative: Ear, nose and throat operation summary form DSS Indigenous, Endorsed 05/12/2017

Ear and nose surgery cluster Indigenous, Endorsed 05/12/2017

Myringoplasty cluster Indigenous, Endorsed 05/12/2017

Patient—myringoplasty approach type Indigenous, Endorsed 05/12/2017

Patient—myringoplasty approach type, code N Indigenous, Endorsed 05/12/2017

Patient—myringoplasty graft attachment type Indigenous, Endorsed 05/12/2017

Patient—myringoplasty graft attachment type, code N[N] Indigenous, Endorsed 05/12/2017

Patient—myringoplasty graft type Indigenous, Endorsed 05/12/2017

Patient—myringoplasty graft type, code N[N] Indigenous, Endorsed 05/12/2017

Patient—myringoplasty indicator Indigenous, Endorsed 05/12/2017

Patient—myringoplasty indicator, yes/no code N Indigenous, Endorsed 05/12/2017

Patient—revision myringoplasty indicator Indigenous, Endorsed 05/12/2017

Patient—revision myringoplasty indicator, yes/no code N Indigenous, Endorsed 05/12/2017

Patient—state of middle ear, code N Indigenous, Endorsed 05/12/2017

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