What is the efficacy of myringitis treatments?

Updated: Sep 14, 2020
  • Author: John Schweinfurth, MD; Chief Editor: Arlen D Meyers, MD, MBA  more...
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A literature review by Chung et al found that the reported resolution rates for myringitis treated with topical agents or laser-assisted therapy were highly variable, ranging from 63.6-100% and from 20-85.7%, respectively. According to the investigators, such variability indicates a need for appropriate patient selection. However, the investigators also stated that well-designed randomized studies evaluating optimal myringitis treatment are lacking. [9]

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