What is the role of tympanometry in the workup of myringitis?

Updated: Oct 19, 2018
  • Author: John Schweinfurth, MD; Chief Editor: Arlen D Meyers, MD, MBA  more...
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Tympanometry: Tympanometry can provide evidence of fluid behind the eardrum, while multifrequency tympanometry has become an accepted objective method for determining the status of the middle ear, especially in regard to diagnosis of effusion.

Infrared emission detection tympanic thermometry


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