Ear Tubes: Procedure DetailsUploader: Kazikasa 2 month ago Subscribe 6
Tubes often fall out extrude , with this happening more quickly for smaller tubes than larger ones. Below, an actual tube is shown next to a penny. It probably is rare in as much as tube insertion is very common. Other indications are persistent retraction with discomfort, erosion of the ossicles, manifest or impending complications such as facial paralysis, labyrinthitis, or mastoiditis. Otitis media with effusion- Fluid effusion and mucus build up in the middle ear after an infection goes away. The ear tubes will usually fall out in 9 to 18 months.