Inlay butterfly cartilage myringoplasty: safe and gentle technique for closure of tympanic membrane defects

Raphael Ciuman & Philipp Dost
Background: The inlay cartilage butterfly myringoplasty is a simple technique with few complications for closure of tympanic membrane defects introduced by Eavey 1998. Eavey used a cartilage transplant with perichondrium left on both sides and additional coverage with a split thickness skin graft. [for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]