Chronic Suppurative Otitis Media (CSOM)

What is CSOM treatment? Chronic Suppurative Otitis Media (CSOM) is a medical term used to describe a persistent and long-lasting infection of the middle ear with continuous or recurrent ear discharge (otorrhea) through a perforation (hole) in the tympanic membrane (eardrum). This condition can lead to hearing loss, discomfort, and other complications if not properly managed. CSOM is typically classified into two main types: 1. Tubotymoanic CSOM: This type involves infection in the middle ear… Continue reading Chronic Suppurative Otitis Media (CSOM)

Understanding Tinnitus: A Perception of Sound in Ears

Tinnitus is a common problem experienced by nearly 15-20% of people from all age groups. It is characterized by a soft or loud/high-or low-pitched sound (ringing) in either one or both the ears or even in the head while there is no external source of the sound. Tinnitus could be accompanied by hearing loss. Other than ringing in the ears, a person with tinnitus could also experience buzzing, roaring, clicking, hissing, or humming sounds. Causes… Continue reading Understanding Tinnitus: A Perception of Sound in Ears