Ear screening program details of Sechen Monastery, Bouddha, Kathamndu

5th & 19th December 2014

Screening program was carried out by a team from Ear Care Nepal which included ENT Surgeon: Dr. Milan Maharjan, Audio-technician: Ms. Ramita Maharjan and Volunteers: Ms. Lisa Maharjan, Ms. Mary Maharjan, Mr. Ashok Maharjan, Ms. Diki Tsering.

Active participation and support was provided by the Senior lamas during entire program.

  • Total number of lamas: 178
  • Total number with normal findings: 140 (78.65%)
  • Total number with wax: 8 (4.49%)
  • Total number with middle ear problem: 26 (14.60%) 
    • CSOM 'TT': 14
    • CSOM 'AA': 1
    • Retracted thin TM: 7
    • OME: 2
    • PSRP: 1
    • Traumatic perforation: 1
  • Myringitis: 4 (2.24%)
  • Lamas needing surgery: 11

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Heal & Hearing Trek at Dolpa

Up Coming Events

 September 2019

 

Kavrepalanchowk School Based Ear Health Program for Prevention of Deafness

(June 2018 - November 2019)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Future programs/ projects

To expand the school based program outside Lalitpur district to Kathmandu Valley and then to cover up the whole country

Provide Oto-rhino-laryngological and Audiological tests to establish