Cholesteatomatous chronic otitis

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio


Long time hearing loss and dizziness.

Patient Data

Age: 67
Gender: Female

CT Temporal bones

Right ear is filled by soft tissue completely encasing and promoting bony destructions on auditory ossicles. Right tympanic membrane is not defined, resembling retraction. There is opacification of the right mastoid cells.

Case Discussion

Presumptive diagnosis.


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Case information

rID: 14993
Published: 11th Sep 2011
Last edited: 6th Sep 2015
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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