Ear screening program details of Tsoknyi Gechak Ling Nunnery, Chovar, Kathamndu

1st November 2015

Ear screening program of Tsoknyi Gechak Ling Nunnery.

Screening program was carried out by a team from Ear Care Nepal which included ENT Surgeon: Dr. Milan Maharjan, Audio-technician: Ms. Ramita Maharjan, Community Ear Assistant Mana Shrestha, Volunteer Rainer.

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

  • Total number of Anis Screened: 144
  • Total number of Anis with normal finding: 109(75.69%)
  • Total number of Anis with Wax: 13(9.02%)
  • Total number of Anis with Middle Ear Pathology: 21(14.58%)

    • CSOMTT: 10
    • ASOM: 1
    • Retracted TM: 8
    • OME: 1
    • Ossicular Discontinuity: 1
  • SNHL: 1(0.69%)
  • Total number of Anis with HL: 13(9.02%)

    • CHL: 10
    • Mixed HL: 2
    • SNHL: 1
  • Total number of Anis required Ear Surgery: 7

 

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September 2018

Kavrepalanchowk School Based Program for Prevention of Deafness (June 2018 - November 2019)

Ear screening programs at Public Schools and Monasteries of Kathmandu Valley.

Conducting Middle ear surgery of children at public schools of Nepal.

Conducting parents counselling for ear surgery.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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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