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Skull base surgery. 1992 October; 2(4): 207–212.
PMCID: PMC1656374

Osteomyelitis of the Temporal Bone and Skull Base in Diabetes Resulting from Otitis Media


The report of a diabetic patient with pseudomonal osteomyelitis of the temporal bone and skull base not associated with an external otitis is presented. The infection started as a serous otitis media. The pathogenesis, clinical and radiologic features, and treatment of this rare condition are described and the literature is reviewed.

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