Cholesteatoma of the external ear

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert

Patient Data

Age: 50
Gender: Female

Case Discussion

The external auditory canal is an uncommon location for a cholesteatoma 1. Keratosis obturans would be the main differential diagnosis.

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Case information

rID: 16540
Published: 26th Jan 2012
Last edited: 27th Oct 2015
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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