Middle ear adenoma is an amphicrine tumor: why call it adenoma?

Abstract

Middle ear adenoma (MEA) is a rare tumor postulated to take origin from the lining epithelium of the middle ear cavity. The authors report on a case of MEA arising in a 53-year old woman suffering from a sensation of fullness in her left ear, otalgia, and light left-sided hearing loss. Histopathologically, the lesion was composed of cuboidal and polygonal… (More)

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@article{Ketabchi2001MiddleEA, title={Middle ear adenoma is an amphicrine tumor: why call it adenoma?}, author={Seyed Ebrahim Ketabchi and Danny Gams Massi and Annibale Franchi and Paola Vannucchi and Murillo Santucci}, journal={Ultrastructural pathology}, year={2001}, volume={25 1}, pages={73-8} }