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Serous Otitis Prior to Myringotomy

Serous Otitis Prior to Myringotomy

Description : A myringotomy is performed for a variety of reasons.

This patient with serous otitis media was scheduled for a trans Atlantic flight later in the day, and a myringotomy was indicated to prevent traumatic barotrauma.

Note the air bubble in the posterior superior quadrant.

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