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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cholesteatoma

Cholesteatoma is a destructive and expanding growth consisting of keratinizing squamous epithelium in the middle ear and/or mastoid process. Although ...

www.entnet.org/content/cholesteatoma

An abnormal skin growth in the middle ear behind the eardrum is called cholesteatoma. Repeated infections and/or a tear or pulling inward of the eardrum can ...

www.healthline.com/health/cholesteatoma

Jan 21, 2016 ... A cholesteatoma is a noncancerous cyst that can develop in the ear. Learn about its causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment.

emedicine.medscape.com/article/860080-overview

Jan 19, 2017 ... A cholesteatoma consists of squamous epithelium that is trapped within the skull base and that can erode and destroy important structures ...

www.webmd.com/cold-and-flu/ear-infection/benign-ear-cyst

Jan 20, 2017 ... Benign cysts in your ear, called cholesteatomas, may not cause cancer. But they can affect your hearing, balance, and more. WebMD tells you ...

www.nhs.uk/conditions/cholesteatoma

A cholesteatoma is an uncommon abnormal collection of skin cells inside your ear. Left untreated, it can continue to grow and damage the delicate structures ...

www.mountsinai.org/patient-care/service-areas/ent/areas-of-care/hearing-and-balance/cholesteatoma

Cholesteatoma is a skin-lined cyst that begins at the margin of the eardrum and invades the middle ear and mastoid (arrow). This photograph shows a typical ...

www.californiaearinstitute.com/ear-disorders-cholesteatoma-california.php

WHAT IS A CHOLESTEATOMA? Cholesteatoma is a growth of skin cells occurring behind the ear drum that causes damage to the ear drum itself, the middle ear ...

www.marshfieldclinic.org/specialties/ent/ent-cholesteatoma

Cholesteatoma is a unique disease of your ear in which a skin cyst grows into the middle ear and mastoid. The cyst is not cancerous but can erode tissue and ...