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Hearing loss and tinnitus after an accident

Author: Birgit Ertl-Wagner, MD, Munich, Germany
Body Region: Brain, and Head and Neck

1. Patient presentation
2. CT Images
3. CT Findings
4. Diagnosis
5. References

1. Patient presentation

  • A 28-year-old man presented to the emergency room after a motor vehicle accident.
  • The patient complained of diminished hearing and slight tinnitus on the right-hand side.
  • High-resolution CT of the temporal bone was performed.