DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/issn.2454-5929.ijohns20180734

Temporal bone carcinoma in a 25 year old patient

Shibani V. Anchan, Aneel Myageri

Abstract


A 25 year old female patient presented to us earache and ear discharge. She was diagnosed with moderately differentiated carcinoma of the temporal bone. The patient was treated with radical mastoidectomy and postoperative radiotherapy. A review of literature has been done.


Keywords


Squamous cell, Temporal bone, Carcinoma, Radiotherapy, Radical mastoidectomy

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