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Tympanic Perforation

Tympanic perforation means there is a hole or tear in the tympanic membrane (eardrum). Tympanic membrane perforations often heal without treatment; however, they sometimes require surgical repair.

Tympanic Perforation 3-D Model

This model is useful for patient education, professional training and patient use.

  • The interactive image below has a large file size and may take a long time to load on screen.
  • For best results, download the file (21.6 MB) to your computer and open the original file on your desktop computer.

Please share how you are using the 3-D Ear Model by contacting us at the Hearing Center of Excellence.

Last Updated: September 22, 2023
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