MRI of Chronic Otitis Media (COM); Residual and/ or Recurrent Cholesteatoma Versus Granulation


Associate Professor of Radiology Amiralam Hospital Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran



Post-op. changes in COM may be confusing in many cases. This problem is more significant where there is doubt about recurrent disease, cholesteatoma or superimposed granulation formation. MRI is an important tool in differentiation between these entities. I review these findings for a precise report in these patients