Introduction: Chronic suppurative otitis media CSOM is an infection characterized by recurrent ear discharge through a persistent tympanic membrane perforation. In cases such as these, an ASLP is concerned with early prevention, assessment and provision of suitable client based rehabilitation options. Case Report: A 3. A test battery approach for Audiological and Speech and Language evaluation was conducted. Recommendations and referrals were suggested at the end. Discussion: Regardless of all the restrictions, this study highlights the challenges encountered by an ASLP in dealing with post operative aural stenotic case.
Chronic Otitis Media, Cholesteatoma and Mastoiditis
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Professional Reference articles are designed for health professionals to use. You may find the Ear Infection Otitis Media article more useful, or one of our other health articles. NICE has issued rapid update guidelines in relation to many of these. This guidance is changing frequently. Chronic suppurative otitis media CSOM is a chronic inflammation of the middle ear and mastoid cavity. It is predominantly a disease of the developing world.
See the CME Quiz. Chronic suppurative otitis media causes recurrent or persistent discharge otorrhea through a perforation in the tympanic membrane, and can lead to thickening of the middle ear mucosa and mucosal polyps. It usually occurs as a complication of persistent acute otitis media AOM with perforation in childhood. Chronic suppurative otitis media is a common cause of hearing impairment, disability, and poor scholastic performance.
Stapedial reflex was absent in the right air. Pure tone audiogram demonstrated a right-sided profound sensioneural hearing loss. Upon the revision of the CT imaging, otic capsule violating fracture was detected.