Tympanoplasty for chondrodysplasia punctata: Case report

Makoto Hosoya, Sho Kanzaki, Satoko Wakabayashi, Kaoru Ogawa

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Abstract

Chondrodysplasia punctata (CP) is a systemic disorder of chondrogenesis. The most prominent features of patients with CP are abnormal faces characterized by a flat nose and short stature. CP patients show various types and levels of hearing loss. This disease is rare, and no successful tympanoplasties with hearing recovery have been reported. Here, we report on a CP case, in which hearing recovery was successfully treated with tympanoplasty.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)616-619
Number of pages4
JournalAuris Nasus Larynx
Volume44
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2017 Oct

Keywords

  • Chondrodysplasia punctata
  • Hearing loss
  • Tympanoplasty

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Otorhinolaryngology

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