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Is ear endoscopy considered minor surgery?
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Dr. David Astrachan
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
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In brief: Only in middle ear
If it is just a procedure to look in the ear with an endoscope then it's not surgery at all.
If the doctor needs to look in the middle ear and lift the ear drum up out of the way, that it is a minor operation.

In brief: Only in middle ear
If it is just a procedure to look in the ear with an endoscope then it's not surgery at all.
If the doctor needs to look in the middle ear and lift the ear drum up out of the way, that it is a minor operation.
Dr. David Astrachan
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