Stenvers view

Case contributed by Andrew Murphy


Rule out foreign body


No definite radio opaque foreign body is identified in the region of left external auditory canal.

Case Discussion

Stenvers view is a oblique radiographic projection used to demonstrate the petrous temporal bone, IAM and bony labyrinth. Fine slice multi-detector CT of the petrous bone has replaced the Stenver view due to far superior anatomic detail

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Case information

rID: 55516
Published: 11th Sep 2017
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Princess Alexandra Hospital

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