Do the angle and length of the eustachian tube influence the development of chronic otitis media?

DİNÇ A. E. , Damar M., UĞUR M. B. , ÖZ İ. İ. , ELİÇORA S. Ş. , Biskin S., ...More

LARYNGOSCOPE, vol.125, no.9, pp.2187-2192, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 125 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/lary.25231
  • Title of Journal : LARYNGOSCOPE
  • Page Numbers: pp.2187-2192


Objectives/HypothesisTo compare the eustachian tube (ET) angle (ETa) and length (ETl) of ears with and without chronic otitis media (COM), and to determine the relationship between ET anatomy and the development of COM.