Ear screening program details of Karma Smtenling Lama Monastery, Swayambhu, Kathmandu 
21th April 2014  

Ear screening program of Karma Samtenling lama Monastery, Swayambhu.

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: Jagoba, Txaber.

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

  • Total number of lamas: 75
  • Total number with normal findings: 59 (78.66%)
  • Total number with wax: 8 (10.66%)
  • Total number with middle ear problem: 7 (9.33%)
     
    • Chronic Otitis Media 'TT': 5
    • Retracted TM: 2
  • SNHL: 1 (1.33%) 
  • Lamas needing surgery: 2

 

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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