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Saturday, February 27, 2021

Tympanic Membrane Rupture

EmDocs EM@3AM - February 26, 2021 - Brit Long / Reviewed by: Alex Koyfman
“Key Points:
  • TM rupture is divided into simple/isolated versus complicated large.
  • Hearing loss, vertigo/nystagmus, ataxia, and/or facial weakness are complicated.
  • Assess for other injuries, but diagnosis is clinical.
  • Those with complicated injuries or retained FB need ENT consultation”