Cancer of the external auditory canal
and middle ear in Denmark from 1992 to 2001.
Smooth muscle tumor of the external auditory canal
. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 1997; 116: 231-3.
Traumatic Incus Dislocation Into The External Auditory Canal
. Otol Neurotol 2013; 34: 28-9.
Within the literature, including this case, there are only four reported cases of TMJ ganglion presenting as an external auditory canal
(EAC) mass [4-6].
There was no visible opening of the fistula in the external auditory canal
. The lesion was superficial to the facial nerve.
Preoperative Photo and Endoscopic View of the Occluded External Auditory Canal
Temporomandibular joint herniation into the external auditory canal
. Laryngoscope 2010; 120(11):2284-2288.
Inclusion criteria: When otitis media, otoscopic examination through the external auditory canal
showed the eardrum was inflammatory, manifested as redness, swelling and extrusion; reflection of the otoscopic light by the eardrum surface disappeared or attenuated; the eardrum had a white interface upon middle-ear hydrops; age older than 18 years.
These include cotton wool swab collection of discharge from the external auditory canal
, needle aspiration of the middle ear (tympanocentesis), and suction aspiration of the discharge from the middle ear through the tympanic membrane perforation.
The new-age hearing aids are not visible to others and can be placed within the auditory canal
. They are usually waterproof and require low maintenance that includes a change of case and a change of batteries periodically.
Next, the chorda tympani nerve was anteplaced and adhered to the posterior wall of the external auditory canal
with medical glue [Figure 2]b.
Different foreign bodies can reach the lumen of the external auditory canal
. Clinical presence of foreign bodies depends on a few factors (the nature of foreign body, localization, morphological features, and the presence of pathological process).