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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A benign condition involving an expanding mass of steroid alcohol crystals and keratinised skin in the middle ear space of unknown cause.

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  • This include a large group of children who require surgery for chronic ear disease and the largest population of congenital cholesteatoma patients in the reported world...
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  • Those affecting the middle ear itself include granulations, polypi, cholesteatoma, caries and necrosis of the temporal bone, destruction and loss of one or more of the...
  • Recovery from cholesteatoma surgery for more
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