Cholesteatoma secondary to temporal bone involvement by Langerhans cell histiocytosis: a complication amenable to curative surgery.

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OBJECTIVES To describe secondary acquired cholesteatoma in patients previously treated for Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH). To focus on misleading symptoms suggesting LCH relapse. PATIENTS This study involved 3 patients aged 12, 20, and 58 months whose conditions were diagnosed with LCH. All 3 had involvement of the mastoid and of the skin of the… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/MAO.0b013e318194f9b2

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@article{Roger2009CholesteatomaST, title={Cholesteatoma secondary to temporal bone involvement by Langerhans cell histiocytosis: a complication amenable to curative surgery.}, author={Gilles Roger and Marie Dupr{\'e} and Nicolas Leboulanger and Beno{\^i}t Godey and Caroline Venzon Thomas and Virginie Gandemer and Philippe Bordure and E M Garabedian and Jean Donadieu}, journal={Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology}, year={2009}, volume={30 2}, pages={190-3} }