Chronic Otitis Media

As chronic otitis media persistent otitis media with purulent eardrum and chronic secretion (> 6 weeks) is called. Accompanying symptoms include a painless otorrhoea and conductive hearing loss. In addition to complications such as ear polyps or a cholesteatoma further infections can develop. The treatment consists in the local application of corticosteroids and antibiotics and requires that the ear canal repeatedly cleaned thoroughly every day and granulation tissue is carefully…

September 3, 2018