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The primary treatment of a middle ear cholesteatoma is?
|A||Medical and surgical|
Ans. D Surgery
- CSOM of attic tympanic type is important due to complications associated with it.
- Cholesteatoma is the alternative name, which means a cyst or sac of squamous epithelium that is present in the attic part of the middle ear.
- The treatment is surgical and follows the principle of exposing the disease, excising the disease and then exteriorizing the affected area.
- Two commonly applied operations are atticotomy and modified radical mastoidectomy (MRM).