Otological Applications of Lasers

  • Chester R. Wilpizeski


The purpose of this chapter is to discuss the rationale and instrumentational requirements for laser otological microsurgery, and to review the literature on ablative and analytical applications of lasers as they relate to the ear.


Tympanic Membrane Semicircular Canal Squirrel Monkey Laser Surgery Lever Action 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Chester R. Wilpizeski
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of OtolaryngologyThomas Jefferson University Medical CollegePhiladelphiaUSA

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