Case contributed by Dr Fakhry Mahmoud Ebouda


Reduced hearing in left ear

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Female

Thickened, possibly perforated left tympanic membrane showing focal hyperdensities within suggesting myringosclerosis.

Case Discussion

Myringosclerosis is known as intratympanic tympanosclerosis is the result of calcification of tympanic membrane. It results in diminshed hearing.

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Case information

rID: 63512
Published: 6th Oct 2018
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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