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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.