Cochlear implant

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones

Presentation

Persistent headache, worse over the last 5 days following a fall.

Modality: CT

.

Case Discussion

This patient has a cochlear implant on the left hand side. The device is demonstrated posterior to the pinna on the left and the tunnelled subcutaneous wires are visible as they extend from the device to the middle ear.

PlayAdd to Share

Case Information

rID: 12596
Case created: 21st Dec 2010
Last edited: 16th Oct 2015
Tags: ent, devices
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.
Loadinganimation

Alert accept

Error Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

Alert accept Thank you for updating your details.