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Clinico Radiological Series: Temporal Bone Imaging

326 pages
Jaypee Bros Medical Pub Pvt Ltd

The temporal bone is located at the lower sides of the skull and directly underneath the temple.

This book reviews current techniques in imaging of the temporal bone and associated disorders.

Beginning with an introduction to normal anatomy and the various imaging modalities, the following sections discuss various disorders including congenital anomalies and infections of the external and middle ear, inner ear, internal auditory canal and cochlear implant, and tumours. The final section explores the clinico-radiological approach to hearing loss, vertigo, tinnitus and facial nerve palsy.

Each topic is presented in a step by step format and illustrative cases are provided for each section. Nearly 300 radiological images and tables enhance learning.

Key points

  • Comprehensive review of imaging techniques for the temporal bone
  • Covers normal anatomy, then numerous disorders
  • Each section includes illustrative cases
  • Features nearly 300 images and tables
Author Bio

Ashu Seith Bhalla MD MAMS FICR

Manisha Jana MD DNB FRCR
Assistant Professor

Both at Department of Radiodiagnosis, All India Institute of Medical Sciences
New Delhi, India