Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 3 Aetiological profile of TM perforations.

From: Traumatic Tympanic Membrane perforation: An aetiological profile

Aetiology Frequency (%)
Slaps 23 (35.9)
Instrumentations 7 (10.9)
Self Ear cleaning 7 (10.9)
Road Traffic Injury 15 (23.5)
Foreign body 8 (12.5)
Explosions 3 (4.7)
Falls 1 (1.6)
Total 64 (100.0)