Grommets – Surgical Referral for Children under 12 yrs with Persistent Otitis Media with Effusion

Request for a referral for grommets for children under 12 with persistent otitis media with effusion.

Related keywords
OME, otitis media with effusion, hearing, glue ear
Who can apply
General Practitioner, Consultant
Referral routes
Criteria Based Access

A grommet is a very small tube that is inserted into your child’s ear through a small cut in their eardrum. Grommets can help drain away fluid in the middle ear and maintain air pressure.

(Also known as or related to – OME, persistent otitis media with effusion, hearing and glue ear)

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Filename: GROMMETS-FOR-PATIENTS-UNDER-12-YRS-WITH-PERSISTENT-OTITIS-MEDIA-WITH-EFFUSION-POLICY.PDF
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Description: Treatment under this policy is either subject to criteria based access (CBA).  Please refer to the policy detail in order to confirm the actions required by the referrer.