Neuroendocrine Tumour of the Middle Ear: A Case Report

  • Gautam Khaund
  • Nayanjyoti SarmaEmail author
  • Ronica Baruah
Clinical Report


Neuroendocrine tumour of the middle ear is a rare entity. Here we present a case of a 50 year old male who presented with a polyp in the left external auditory canal. Surgical excision followed by immunohistochemistry confirmed it to be a neuroendocrine tumour.


Adenoma of middle ear Carcinoid tumour Adenocarcinoid Adenomatoid tumour 


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Conflict of interest

All the authors declares that they have no conflict of interest.

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All procedures performed in studies involving human participants were in accordance with the ethical standards of the institutional and/or national research committee and with the 1964 Helsinki declaration and its later amendments or comparable ethical standards.

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Informed consent was obtained from all individual participants included in the study.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gautam Khaund
    • 1
  • Nayanjyoti Sarma
    • 1
    Email author
  • Ronica Baruah
    • 2
  1. 1.Nightingale HospitalGuwahatiIndia
  2. 2.Ekopath Metropolis Lab Services Pvt LtdGuwahatiIndia

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