Cochleariform process

Case contributed by Dr Francesco Priamo
CT

Coronal non-contrast CT image of the temporal bone demonstrating the cochleariform process (red arrow).  The cochleariform process separates the tensor tympani (hypoattenuating focus superolateral to the cochleariform process) from the bony Eustachian tube (inferomedially).

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Case information

rID: 57311
Published: 18th Dec 2017
Last edited: 18th Dec 2017
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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