Body Region: Brain, and Head and Neck
Author: Birgit Ertl-Wagner, MD, Munich, Germany
1. Patient presentation
- A 9-year-old girl presented with bilateral congenital hearing impairment.
- She also had a congenital heart defect, mental retardation, membranous choanal atresia and an
abnormality of her eyes.
- High-resolution MDCT of the temporal bone was performed to evaluate the hearing disorder.