An unusual cause for tinnitus

Ir Med J. 2001 Nov-Dec;94(10):312-3.

Abstract

Central giant cell granulomas of the skull base are uncommon entities. They usually present at the epiphyses of long bones such as the proximal femur and distal radius. Otological symptoms are not known as a common presenting symptom of giant cell granulomas.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Facial Bones / pathology*
  • Giant Cell Tumors / diagnosis
  • Granuloma, Giant Cell / complications*
  • Granuloma, Giant Cell / diagnosis*
  • Granuloma, Giant Cell / surgery
  • Humans
  • Jaw
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Male
  • Skull Base / pathology*
  • Temporal Bone / pathology
  • Tinnitus / etiology*