Bilateral medial canal fibrosis

Case contributed by Saad Ahmed Saad Hassan


Bilateral recurrent ear infection

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Male

There are bilateral crescentic bands of thick soft tissue, left >right, abutting the tympanic membrane and sparing the middle ear cavities. There is no associated bone erosion.

Case Discussion

CT findings are consistent with bilateral medial canal fibrosis.

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