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Middle ear cholesterol granuloma

MedGen UID:
56364
Concept ID:
C0155492
Pathologic Function
Synonyms: cholesterin granuloma; Cholesterin granuloma of middle ear; Cholesterin Granuloma of Middle Ear; cholesterin granuloma of middle ear; Cholesterol granuloma of middle ear; Cholesterol Granuloma of Middle Ear; Cholesterol Granuloma of the Middle Ear; Middle Ear Cholesterol Granuloma; middle ear cholesterol granuloma
SNOMED CT: Cholesterin granuloma of middle ear (28371001); Cholesterol granuloma of middle ear (28371001)
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0001141

Definition

As accumulation of granulation tissue in the middle ear that results from the degeneration of blood and a chronic inflammatory response. [from NCI]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVMiddle ear cholesterol granuloma

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PubMed

Yoshida N
Auris Nasus Larynx 2023 Apr;50(2):171-179. Epub 2022 Aug 5 doi: 10.1016/j.anl.2022.07.005. PMID: 35934599
Li W, Dai C
Acta Otolaryngol 2015 Jun;135(6):565-71. Epub 2015 Feb 26 doi: 10.3109/00016489.2014.1003094. PMID: 25719346
Isaacson B, Kutz JW, Roland PS
Otolaryngol Clin North Am 2007 Jun;40(3):479-519, viii. doi: 10.1016/j.otc.2007.03.003. PMID: 17544693

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Murugasu E, Yong TT, Yoon CP
Otol Neurotol 2004 May;25(3):231-5. doi: 10.1097/00129492-200405000-00005. PMID: 15129097
Maeta M, Saito R, Nakagawa F, Miyahara T
J Laryngol Otol 2003 May;117(5):344-8. doi: 10.1258/002221503321626366. PMID: 12803782
Luo L, Gong S, Bai G, Wang J
J Huazhong Univ Sci Technolog Med Sci 2002;22(2):168-70. doi: 10.1007/BF02857685. PMID: 12658765

Diagnosis

Masaany M, Siti HS, Nurliza I, Mazita A
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2008 Jun;138(6):803-4. doi: 10.1016/j.otohns.2008.02.020. PMID: 18503863
Martin TP, Tzifa KT, Chavda S, Irving RM
J Laryngol Otol 2005 Dec;119(12):1001-3. doi: 10.1258/002221505775010661. PMID: 16354369
Murugasu E, Yong TT, Yoon CP
Otol Neurotol 2004 May;25(3):231-5. doi: 10.1097/00129492-200405000-00005. PMID: 15129097
Kerstetter JR, Dolan KD
Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 1991 Oct;100(10):866-8. doi: 10.1177/000348949110001015. PMID: 1952656
Miglets AW, Booth JB
Laryngoscope 1981 Mar;91(3):410-5. doi: 10.1288/00005537-198103000-00011. PMID: 6257993

Prognosis

Matsuda Y, Kurita T, Ueda Y, Ito S, Nakashima T
J Laryngol Otol Suppl 2009;(31):90-6. doi: 10.1017/S0022215109005167. PMID: 19460212
Maeta M, Saito R, Nakagawa F, Miyahara T
J Laryngol Otol 2003 May;117(5):344-8. doi: 10.1258/002221503321626366. PMID: 12803782

Clinical prediction guides

Luo L, Gong S, Bai G, Wang J
J Huazhong Univ Sci Technolog Med Sci 2002;22(2):168-70. doi: 10.1007/BF02857685. PMID: 12658765

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