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An unusual case of tuberculous otitis media (TB otitis)

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W. A. N. Warnasuriya,

National Hospital of Sri Lanka (NHSL), LK
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Registrar in ENT
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Sharmika Rosa ,

National Hospital, LK
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K. D. R. A. Kirihene

National Hospital of Sri Lanka (NHSL), LK
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Consultant ENT Surgeon
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Abstract

We herein report a case of rare disease, Tuberculous otitis with unusual presentation, radiographic and pathologic findings. The granulations and bone erosion were extensive. He also developed extensive cold abscess in the pre-auricular region and rapid regrowth of granulations in the ear after mastoid exploration before starting anti TB treatment.
How to Cite: Warnasuriya, W.A.N., Rosa, S. and Kirihene, K.D.R.A., 2018. An unusual case of tuberculous otitis media (TB otitis). Ceylon Journal of Otolaryngology, 7(1), pp.33–36. DOI: http://doi.org/10.4038/cjo.v7i1.5264
Published on 31 Dec 2018.
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