Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, ISSN - 0973 - 709X

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Case report
Table of Contents - Year : 2017 | Month : June | Volume : 11 | Issue : 6 | Page : MD01 - MD02

Mastoid Osteoma of Temporal Bone A Rare Case Report MD01-MD02

Rahul Kumar Singh, Amit Goyal, Amit Kumar, Gaurav Kataria, Amber Kesarwani

Correspondence
Dr. Rahul Kumar Singh,
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences,
Jodhpur-342005, Rajasthan, India.
E-mail: dr.rksingh23@gmail.com

Osteomas of the temporal bone are rare entity with incidence of 0.1% - 1% of all benign tumours of skull. They are slow growing benign lesion of temporal bone. We report a rare case of mastoid osteoma of size more than 5 cm. A 40-year-old female patient presented to us with left post auricular bony swelling of size greater than 5 cm. Diagnosis of mastoid osteoma was made after relevant investigations including High Resolution Computed Tomography (HRCT) temporal bone. Complete surgical excision was done with good cosmetic outcome without recurrence.