The operation to insert grommets - Myringotomy tubes, is a very small operation done under general anesthetics. Your ENT will work closely with an Anesthetist to provide the best anesthesia for your child. I know of no fatalities during this type of procedure.
As a mom this is always a worry. I can assure you that the ENT specialists take great care when operating on small children.
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