A clinico-radiological study of the contralateral ear in acquired unilateral cholesteatoma.

@article{Khalil2004ACS,
  title={A clinico-radiological study of the contralateral ear in acquired unilateral cholesteatoma.},
  author={H M Khalil and Mohammed Abdul-Daim Saleh and A. A. M. Sakr},
  journal={Revue de laryngologie - otologie - rhinologie},
  year={2004},
  volume={125 1},
  pages={17-22}
}
OBJECTIVE Clinico-audiological and CT scan assessments of the contralateral ear in patients with unilateral cholesteatoma can be a good predictive method for the fate of these ears. MATERIAL AND METHODS Fifty patients with unilateral cholesteatoma and 25 control subjects with bilateral normal ears were subjected to otomicroscopical and audiological assessment. Axial and coronal computed tomography (CT) for the mastoid bone at 1 mm slice thickness was done for all ears. A simplified method was… CONTINUE READING