TYMPANOSTOMY TUBE – new line of ORL implants. The tube is made of clear 99,96 % titane providing excellent chemical resistance and great mechanical features. The surface of tympanostomy tubes is produced using special technologies of light interference that features similarities to tissue structure. This kind of material is very convenient as an implant.
The surface of the tympanostomy tube is dark grey without any reflections. The extent of the surface is approximately five times bigger than by a polished one, which provides a great adhesion to the eardrum are no segregation eventuates.
There are not any allergic reactions
Since 1993 when the device was clinically tested, more than 9000 tympanostomy tubes have been inserted. Rejections can be seen very rarely.
Tympanostomy tubes are not equipped with an extracting fibre.
To provide an easy extraction, the outer annulus is equipped with a strong wall so that it can be picked up easier.
Three sizes of tympanostomy tubes in two construction types provide a good choice according to the anatomy of the patient and enable insert in both adults and children.
Indication for insert of tympanostomy tube is quite wide.
Acute otitis media
All tympanostomy tubes are reimbursed by the General Health Insurance Company of Czech Republic (Všeobecná zdravotní pojišťovna) and other contractual insurance companies.