Soft tissue overgrowth in bone-anchored hearing aid patients: use of 8.5 mm abutment

Conclusion: The 8.5 mm bone-anchored hearing aid abutment is successful in preventing the need for additional surgical intervention in the small but significant number of patients with post-implantation soft tissue overgrowth. Early consideration should be given to this option when first-line soft tissue care is inadequate.

from the Journal of Laryngology and Otology

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