[DNA cytometric studies of cholesteatoma of the middle ear]

HNO. 1991 Aug;39(8):313-4.
[Article in German]

Abstract

Thirteen smears of middle ear cholesteatomas were investigated by the recently developed interactive DNA cytometry. The demonstration of DNA aneuploidy in 9 of the 13 cholesteatomas possibly indicates that these lesions are neoplasms.

Publication types

  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Aneuploidy
  • Cell Division / physiology
  • Cell Transformation, Neoplastic / pathology
  • Child
  • Child, Preschool
  • Cholesteatoma / pathology*
  • DNA, Neoplasm / analysis*
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Ear Diseases / pathology*
  • Ear Neoplasms / pathology*
  • Ear, Middle / pathology*
  • Female
  • Flow Cytometry*
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged

Substances

  • DNA, Neoplasm