Published: 2020-08-25

A rare case of ivory osteoma of mastoid bone

Sahil Maingi, Shalini Jain, A. K. Rai


Osteomas are benign slow-growing bony tumour predominantly occurring in long bones, rarely found in the skull. In the skull they are found most commonly in fronto-ethmoid region. They are very rarely found in the temporal bone. They are usually asymptomatic and treated mainly for cosmetic purposes. We describe a case of a 33 years old female presented to us with right sided mastoid swelling from last 6 years.


Mesenchymal osteoplastic tumor, Temporal bone tumor, Benign

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