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... Hi Diane, I want to stress to you that my results were NOT typical for this procedure. My surgery was not successful. My hearing is now worse than it was before, and I've developed a multitude of side effects, both from the post-op medications that I took (Prednisone and Ciprodex) and from the surgery itself. I've just learned that I have also developed a pituitary... (7 replies)
... Hello Diane--I am Diane, too, scheduled for this surgery, so I cannot give you advice. But I am out here hoping it comes out ok. I can imagine it is scary. Where are you? and what surgeon? I am in Northern Cal. and posted a question asking about surgeon recommendations (but no replies yet). Diane (1 replies)
... Hi not sure I can help you but no one answered any of my questions when I post. Think I just need support cause I'm scared I posted this: Hi everyone Im Diane 32 years old, On Feb 27th 2014 I had a left stapedectomy. Im so scared that it didn't work. My hearing in my operated ear wasn't that bad to start with Im not sure how its written but it was 30 in my left ear. Doctor... (1 replies)

... I decided to do it. It was the BEST desition I took in years !! All was OK, my post op was wonderful, and i do not wear any hearing aid again , I hear very much natural and the operation did not affect my tinnitus. ... (1 replies)
... Hi everyone Im Diane 32 years old, On Feb 27th 2014 I had a left stapedectomy. Im so scared that it didn't work. My hearing in my operated ear wasn't that bad to start with Im not sure how its written but it was 30 in my left ear. Doctor told me that he thought I needed surgury. Well I did it. After surgery on the way home I burped and it vibrated in the operated ear felt... (1 replies)
... Hello. I had my first stapedectomy for my right ear 6 years ago. it was successful. stilI I hear with my operated ear well except some ringing in my ear. ... (1 replies)
... Hi. I had my first stapedectomy in 2008. ... (1 replies)
... also what about having a proper shower? when did you have a good shower after the operation? (1 replies)
... Hi all First post! I am 8-days post-stapedectomy related to long-standing otosclerosis. On day 5 post-op I developed sudden onset tinnitus. I am now on prednisolone 40mg per day for 5 days and have taken two doses, without any effect. I know it is hard to tell initally whether there has been any improvement but I did feel that I could hear much better immediately... (0 replies)
... Hi, I'm Casey, 32 yo Female. I had My stapedectomy on May 27th. My Recovery has been tough. I am 10 days Post op and still extremely dizzy. Especially with alot of things moving around me, such as cars passing or My kids running around. ... (33 replies)
... I thought I would start a thread to explore what people feel based on advice from Doctors and personal experience, what activities are appropriate and when post Stapedectomy. ... (3 replies)
... I am 12 days post stapedectomy and getting worried it didn't work. I know everyone says PATIENCE but I am freaking out that I can't hear anything. ... (33 replies)
... If you just had your stapedectomy a week ago, it sounds like a little early to worry about not being able to hear, as your ear canal probably has both blood clots and the packing in it, which block sound waves from reaching your ear. Maybe you can get a second opinion? (2 replies)
... One week ago I had my second stapedectomy. I could hear when scratching the cotton ball in my operated ear and a faint dial tone after picking up the receiver. Six days later I could no longer hear either so I called my doctor who told me to come in. First he removed the outer packing and gave me a hearing test saying that my hearing had decreased by 30%. However, I can... (2 replies)
... Hi I had my stapedectomy in 1984 and woke up to very loud tinnitus in my ear this has been with me every day since .some days are not to bad some are really bad .but I have been told to get used to it as a tinnitus masker is of no use .poss not what you want to hear but it may change for you . (1 replies)
... Hi, everyone, I had my stapedectomy 5 months ago and developed constant buzzing in the operated ear about 4 weeks ago. Has anyone experienced this after the stapedectomy? ... (1 replies)
... Wondering how you made out with your drs. appointment..It has been alittle bit since your post. Hope everything worked out ok...I know with the stapedectomy it is different for everyone. I actually had my other ear done this past Feb. the unoperated one...so now I have two ears that finally work well.. ... (33 replies)
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... Thank you , Cindy Im glad you improve your hearing month by month !! Have a nice weekend ! Martin (9 replies)
... I remember going for my post op check up and my goodness talk about on cloud nine..just so happy to hear how much my hearing had improved... ... (9 replies)


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