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Table 2 Surgical procedure

From: A retrospective comparative study of endoscopic and microscopic Tympanoplasty

  Group p
TEES (n = 53) MES (n = 100)
Graft material    < 0.0001
Areolar temporalis fascia 12 (22.6%) 100 (100%)  
 Concha perichondrium 23 (43.4%)   
 Tragus perichondrium 18 (34.0%)   
 Tympanoplasty type    0.1094
 Type I 46 (88.5%) 94 (94.0%)  
 Type III 3 (5.8%) 5 (5.0%)  
 Type IV 2 (3.8%) 1 (1.0%)  
 Type V 1 (1.9%) 0  
Ossiculoplasty 6 (11.3%) 6 (6.0%) 0.127
 PORP 3 (5.8%) 5 (5.0%)  
 TORP 2 (3.8%) 1 (1.0%)  
 Piston wire 1 (1.9%) 0