aural polyp


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aural polyp

Otic polyp ENT A benign polyp in the external ear canal that can be attached to the tympanic membrane

aural polyp

Polypoid granulation tissue in the external canal of the ear attached to the tympanic membrane or middle ear structures.
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Clinical features include blood stained purulent ear discharge, impairment of hearing, earache, aural polyp and granulations and, in advanced cases, neurologic symptoms (4).
As neoplasia remained a differential, further preoperative imaging and an examination under general anesthesia were performed, with biopsy of the aural polyp.
The provisional diagnosis was unsafe chronic suppurative otitis media (CSOM) with an aural polyp and facial paralysis.