miringotomia y tubos de drenaje

Myringotomy and drainage tube placement

In the field of hearing health, myringotomy and the placement of drainage tubes are common procedures that can help relieve problems related to fluid buildup in the middle ear. In this article, we will explore in detail what it is, how this procedure is performed at our hearing center in Malaga and what it is for, along with the necessary care after the intervention. If…

miringitis

Myringitis as an ear condition

Hearing health is critical to our quality of life, and any issues that affect our ears can have a significant impact on our ability to communicate and enjoy the sounds around us. One of the conditions that can affect the ear is myringitis, an inflammation of the eardrum that can cause discomfort and affect hearing. In this article, we’ll explore what…

barotrauma oido

Barotrauma of the ear

Ear barotrauma is a painful condition that can occur when there are sudden changes in atmospheric pressure, such as during an airplane flight or when diving. In this article, we’ll explore in detail what barotrauma is, its causes and symptoms, as well as the treatments available to relieve discomfort and protect hearing health. What is barotrauma? Ear barotrauma is…

Colesteatoma ótico

Otic cholesteatoma

Otic cholesteatoma is a middle ear condition characterized by abnormal growth of squamous tissue in the ear canal. This tissue can build up and form a benign mass, but it can cause serious complications if not treated properly. In this article, from our hearing center in Malaga, Dominguez Hearing Aids, we will explore the characteristic symptoms of otic cholesteatoma, as well as the…

audifonos para bebes

Infant hearing aids

The first few years of a baby’s life are critical for their hearing and language development. Hearing aids for babies play a vital role in providing them with access to sound and facilitating their cognitive, linguistic, and social development. At our hearing center in Malaga, Audífonos Domínguez, we can help improve your baby’s quality of life. Here we explore in detail when to consider baby hearing…

que es aerotitis

Aerotitis: What is it?

Aerotitis, also known as otic barotrauma, is a condition that occurs when there is a pressure difference between the inside and outside of the middle ear. This pressure disparity can cause discomfort and unpleasant symptoms during rapid pressure changes, such as those experienced when traveling by plane, diving, or ascending or descending at high altitudes. In this article from our hearing center in Malaga, Dominguez Hearing…

oreja coliflor otohematoma

What is cauliflower ear?

Cauliflower ear, also known as otohematoma, is an injury that occurs in the pinna when blood collects under the skin. This injury is more common in people who play contact sports. In this article we are going to explore from our hearing center in Malaga, Domínguez Hearing Aids, the causes and treatments that exist for cauliflower ear. Causes of cauliflower ear It occurs when the…

trompa de eustaquio

The Eustachian Tube

In the complex human auditory system, the Eustachian tube is a fundamental piece whose relevance goes beyond what many can perceive with the naked eye. In this article, from our hearing center in Malaga, Audífonos Domínguez, we will dive into the depth of the Eustachian Tube, exploring its anatomy, primary functions and the complications that can arise in case of dysfunction. What is…