cholesterol granuloma

A cystic inflammatory lesion that is comprised of fluids, lipids, and cholesterol crystals, and which is surrounded by a fibrous lining.
National Institutes of Health

Topic mentions per year

Topic mentions per year

1955-2018
05101519552017

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
2006
2006
Cholesterol granuloma is usually found in chronic middle ear diseases. However, it rarely occurs in the sinonasal regions and… (More)
Is this relevant?
2003
2003
OBJECTIVE To propose a new hypothesis that attempts to explain the pathogenesis of petrous apex cholesterol granuloma (PA CG… (More)
Is this relevant?
2002
2002
It is common to see cholesterol granuloma in the mastoid air cells, less common in the orbit, and uncommon in the paranasal… (More)
Is this relevant?
1997
1997
Background: Cholesterol granuloma of the orbit is a rare entity, and its pathogenesis is still poorly understood. We report on 6… (More)
  • table 1
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
Is this relevant?
1990
1990
Thirteen patients had operations to remove intracranial epidermoid cysts, and long-term follow-up was obtained. Total or nearly… (More)
Is this relevant?
1984
1984
Cholesterol granuloma of the petrous apex is a readily recognizable and treatable entity that is more common than previously… (More)
Is this relevant?
1984
1984
5 cases of cholesterol granuloma are described, 3 within the maxillary sinuses and 2 within the frontal sinuses. The lesions… (More)
Is this relevant?
1982
1982
Two unusual cases of cholesterol granuloma of the temporal bone manifested as cerebellopontine angle tumors. To our knowledge… (More)
Is this relevant?
1978
1978
Five cases of cholesterol granuloma in the maxillary antrum are described. The lesion takes place in the mucosa. It seems likely… (More)
Is this relevant?
1976
1976
The cholesterol granuloma does not represent an independent clinical or pathological entity, rather it is a term used for the… (More)
Is this relevant?