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myringotomy tympanostomy?

nsteinhauser

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That's correct. The 69421 myringotomy is (under general anes.) is making an incision and suctioning fluid out of the middle ear space - the 69436 is (under general anes.) is making the incision, suctioning out fluid if necessary and inserting a ventilating tube.
 
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