cholesteatoma

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cholesteatoma

[kə‚les·tē·ə′tō·mə]
(medicine)
An epidermal inclusion cyst of the middle ear, or mastoid bone, sometimes in the external ear canal, brain, or spinal cord. Also known as pearly tumor.
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