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Diffuse neurofibroma obstructing the external auditory meatus


, : Diffuse neurofibroma obstructing the external auditory meatus. Journal of Laryngology and Otology 111(2): 145-147

A case is presented of a 36-year-old male with narrowing of the external meatus due to a diffuse neurofibroma. This unusual variety of neurofibroma spreads superficially and has many ecstatic blood vessels. The size, vascularity, uncertain edges and a tendency to recur makes surgical removal difficult. The treatment options are discussed.

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PMID: 9102440

DOI: 10.1017/s0022215100136680


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