Complications of csom andha Kumar, 1. Subtitle Complications Of CSOM; 2. Define complication with reference to. Background: Chronic suppurative otitis media (CSOM) is a common public health problem in India. Though there is decline in the incidence of complications but. PDF | The purpose of this study was to review our patients with complications of chronic suppurative otitis media (CSOM) and compare with.

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Meningoencephalitis as a complication of acute otitis media in a year-old child Zoran DudvarskiNenad A. None of the patients in our series received any thrombolytics because of risk of dissemination of infected thrombus and its consequences.

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Most of the patients belong to rural area and lower socioeconomic status. Complications of Suppurative Otiitis Media: Complications of chronic suppurative otitis media and their management.

Topics Discussed in This Paper. This paper has been referenced on Twitter 1 time over the past 90 days. Treatment in IC group included multiple high dose parenteral antibiotics, IC drainage and treatment of ear lesion. The antibiotics which were based on culture sensitivity report of aural swab and after consultation with our physician played a vital role in good outcome.


Complications of chronic suppurative otitis media: a retrospective review

During this period 4, patients with CSOM were admitted to the department and patients underwent a surgery. Intracranial complications of acute and chronic infectious ear disease: The study includes 45 cases of CSOM with complications.

Please review our privacy policy. Complications of otitis media: The patients included students and housewives. The male to female ratio was found to be 3: Durg, Chhattisgarh India. The decline could be explained in many ways such as increase in number of ENT surgeons, improvement in standard of living and quality of life of the people [ 1 ].

Computed tomography CT scan Temporal bone, coronal view showing a soft tissue density in right middle ear cavity b erosion of the Tegmen plate. Author information Article notes Copyright and License information Disclaimer. Lateral sinus thrombosis in our series had zero mortality as compared to other series [ 36 — 8 ]. Email this article Login required.

Involvement of transverse sinus proximally and internal jugular vein distally creates difficulty in establishing proximal blood flow Nil. The commonly encountered IC complications were brain abscess, meningitis and lateral sinus thrombophlebitis.

Osteitic bone all around the sinus. Though there is decline in the incidence of complications but they are still frequent due to poor socio-economic conditions, lack of awareness about health care and availability of trained specialist in rural settings.

Out of these 45 cases, 20 cases had extracranial EC while 25 cases had intracranial IC complications. All patients were of low socioeconomic status and presented with a long complocations neglected ear discharge.


A problem still with us. Csim radical mastoidectomy was performed in the presence of irreversible pathological changes such as cholesteatoma, granulation and polyp.

Consequently we found younger patients frequently develop mastoid abscess and post aural fistula than IC complication. The 2nd most common EC complication was labyrinthitis.

Citation Statistics 57 Citations 0 10 20 ’13 ’14 ’15 ’16 ’17 ‘ Elsevier publication New Delhi. The other antibiotics used were inj. The complications of chronic csomm media: Still a problem in 21st century. Out of these temporal abscess is most commonly found.

Therefore CT scan is necessary to rule out IC complication.

Nig Postgrad Med J. IC drainage should be done first and aural surgery should be scheduled at the earliest safe time during convalescence which is usually several days to weeks [ 11 ]. Czom can lateral sinus thrombosis be treated conservatively? Meningitis is the second most common complication in our series.