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
JournalAuris Nasus Larynx
DOIs
Publication statusAccepted/In press - 2016 May 2

Keywords

  • Chondrodysplasia punctata
  • Hearing loss
  • Tympanoplasty

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Otorhinolaryngology

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