Vascular Temporal Bone Lesions

  • Hervé Tanghe
Part of the Medical Radiology book series (MEDRAD)


This chapter discusses the possible causes of pulsatile tinnitus (PT). First the possible causes are classified into groups. The imaging strategy is explained, with the otoscopcally findings as starting point. Thereafter, only the vascular etiologies are highlighted in detail. Attention is also given to the neurointerventional treatment of some of these diseases.


Internal Carotid Artery Internal Auditory Canal Jugular Bulb Middle Meningeal Artery Jugular Foramen 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Radiology, Section of Neuroradiology & ENT RadiologyErasmus Medical Centre, Erasmus University RotterdamRotterdamThe Netherlands

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