Table 2:

Tympanic plate fractures and associations

No. of TPFs (n = 27)P Value
Ossicular disruption14 (51.8%).016
Scutum fracture18 (66.6%).044
Bilateral TPF7 (25.9%).52
CT evidence of CN VII involvement14 (51.9%).56
Gas within TMJ fossa11 (40.7%).21
  • Note:—CN indicates cranial nerve.