DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/issn.2454-5929.ijohns20163479

Mastoid cholesterol granuloma: a case presentation

Roa Talal Halawani, Talaat Yossef

Abstract


Cholesterol granuloma (CG) may involve the petrous apex and rarely may involve the middle ear and the mastoid bone. On magnetic resonance imaging, the mass revealed a high signal on both T1 and T2- weighted images. This is a case report of mastoid cholesterol granuloma in association of cholesteotoma causing persistent ear discharge in a 12 years old boy.


Keywords


Cholesterol granuloma, Mastoid, Middle ear

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