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Risk Factors for Cholesteatoma

Specialty:

Neurology, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology
Neurology, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology

Objective:

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Description:

Cholesteatoma refers to a sac-like collection of keratinizing stratified squamous epithelium in the middle ear. It may develop as a complication of a number of conditions affecting the middle ear, usually as a result of a marginal perforation of the tympanic membrane.

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