Chondromyxoid Fibroma of the Mastoid Portion of the Temporal Bone


THANC reports a very rare case of a chondromyxoid fibroma of the mastoid portion of the temporal bone in a 38-year-old woman who presented with left-sided hearing loss.  We discuss the correlation between the histologic features and findings on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT).

Oh, Noeun, MD; Khorsandi, Azita S, MD; Scherl, Sophie, BA; Wang, Beverly, MD; Wenig, Bruce M, MD; et al.

The Ear, Nose & Throat Journal, April 2013

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