Body Region: Brain, and Head and Neck
Author: Birgit Ertl-Wagner, Munich, Germany
1. Patient presentation
- An 81-year-old man presented to the otorhinolaryngology department with pain and swelling of the right ear. In addition, he complained of vertigo.
- The symptoms had been increasing in severity over the past weeks.
- MDCT of the temporal bone was performed for further evaluation.