Neoplasms of the Ear

  • L. Michaels
Part of the Current Histopathology book series (CUHI, volume 16)


Choristomas (developmental overgrowths of tissues not normally present in that particular part of the body) are occasionally seen in the middle ear. They are composed of either salivary gland or glial tissue.


Temporal Bone Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma Fibrous Dysplasia Acoustic Neuroma Petrous Bone 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • L. Michaels
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Histopathology Institute of Laryngology and OtologyUniversity College and Middlesex School of MedicineLondonEngland

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