PMID: 6326582Jan 1, 1984Paper

A metastatic glomus jugulare tumor. A temporal bone report

The American Journal of Otology
F M El Fiky, M M Paparella

Abstract

The clinicopathologic findings in the temporal bone of a patient with a highly malignant metastasizing glomus jugulare tumor are reported. The patient exhibited all the symptoms of primary malignant tumors of the ear, including facial paralysis, otorrhea, pain, hearing loss, tinnitus, dizziness, and vertigo. He was treated with cobalt irradiation followed by radium implant in the ear canal for a residual tumor; then a left-sided radical mastoidectomy was performed.

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