Journal of Otology & RhinologyISSN: 2324-8785

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Case Report, J Otol Rhinol Vol: 4 Issue: 5

Langerhans Cell Histiocystosis of Temporal Bone: Case Reports

Mehmet Akif Aksoy*, Arma─čan Incesulu, Ercan Kaya, M Kezban Gürbüz and Hamdi Cakli
Ear, Nose and Throat Department, Eskisehir Osmangazi University, Turkey
Corresponding author : Mehmet Akif Aksoy
Ear, Nose and Throat Department, Eskisehir Osmangazi University, Turkey
E-mail: [email protected]
Received: November 19, 2014 Accepted: June 23, 2015 Published: June 26, 2015
Citation: Aksoy MA, Incesulu A, Kaya E, Gürbüz MK, Cakli H (2015) Langerhans Cell Histiocystosis of Temporal Bone: Case Reports. J Otol Rhinol 4:4. doi:10.4172/2324-8785.1000237

Abstract

Histiocytosis X or Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH), is a rare disease that highly varied clinical presentation ranging from single system to multisystem involvement. In otolaryngologic practice temporal bone presentation is clinically similar to otitis externa, otitis media, acute mastoiditis, chronic mastoiditis. We diagnosed and treated 3 temporal bone LCH cases. In this paper these cases are presented and their optimum treatment is discussed in detail.

Keywords: Langerhans cell histiocytosis; Temporal bone; Mastoiditis

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