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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Kim
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Test of ear: Test of ear status such as pressure of area behind ear drum, presence of fluid behind ear drum, or the presence of a hole in ear drum. A tone is emitt ... Read More

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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
71 years experience Dermatology
TYMPANOMETRY: No.
Dr. Anifat Balogun
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Tympanometry how?: Tympanometry is a quick procedure that involves placing an earplug-like device in the ear in which middle ear pressure is to be measured. For both ear ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paula Harmon
15 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Pain is not normal: Pain is not normal, but aggravation and fussiness is extremely common.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
39 years experience Pain Management
Tympanometry: Not usually.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Hearing check: Typanometry measures how well the eardrum moves. It is a great way to pick up fluid behind the eardrum which is common with colds, sinus issues, aller ... Read More
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Dr. Harris Cohen
21 years experience Family Medicine
Typanometry: This test is performed in your physician's office -- this is routinely performed by a primary care or ear, nose and throat doctor.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Tympanometry screen: ENT Dr.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maya Vazirani
53 years experience Neonatology
Tympantometry: should not hurt and this only measures the pressure and movement of the tympanic membrane if it hurt it means there is inflammation of the tympanic ca ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Confusing question: If you have functioning tubes in place, tympanometry would not be particularly helpful.If there was a plug in one or both tubes, it would produce a vi ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eyas Othman
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
May be: To check tube patency.

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