Prevention for Cholesteatoma


Cholesteatoma cannot be completely prevented but its intensity can be reduced by seeking timely medical assistance

  • Awareness among parents about cholesteatoma reduces the risk of hearing the loss in children
  • Treating ear infections quickly and thoroughly helps monitor the formation of cysts
  • The occurrence of cholesteatoma is reduced with local treatment
  • Vitamin A has proven to be very effective in treating hyperkeratosis, this can be a therapeutic option for cholesteatoma as well
  • Research has shown that Cortisporin and Vitamin A is considered effective as local treatment
  • Always consult an ENT specialist for better diagnosis and treatment.