Stapes prosthesis - medial migration

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

Stapes prosthesis applied for conductive deafness. Presently, complains of hearing loss.

Patient Data

Age: 30-40
Gender: Male

Medially migrated stapes prosthesis is evident traversing the oval window, consistent with vestibular perforation. 

Case Discussion

Stapes prosthesis with medial migration and vestibular perforation. This is one of the recognised complications. 

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Case information

rID: 5343
Case created: 5th Jan 2009
Last edited: 13th Feb 2016
System: Head & Neck
Tag: ear
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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