Presence of osteoclasts in middle ear cholesteatoma: a study of undecalcified bone sections.


CONCLUSIONS Osteoclasts are unlikely to be involved in bone resorption in middle ear cholesteatoma. OBJECTIVE The authors searched for osteoclasts in undecalcified bone sections in patients with middle ear cholesteatoma to determine whether and to what extent these cells are involved in this disease. METHODS Twelve patients, eight men and four women… (More)
DOI: 10.1080/00016489.2016.1222549