Cochlear implant

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones


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



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.

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Case information

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

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