Indian Journal of Otology

REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2012  |  Volume : 18  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 58--61

Spontaneous CSF otorrhea, hidden and serious condition necessitate recognition of its presentation and the modalities of treatment


Bandar Al Qahtani 
 Department of Otolaryngology, King Saud Medical City, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Correspondence Address:
Bandar Al Qahtani
Consultant Otologist Neuro-otologist, King Saud Medical City, Riyadh
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Spontaneous cerebro spinal fluid (CSF) otorrhea or temporal CSF leakage represents a difficult and serious condition to deal with, in term of its diagnosis, especially with intact drum, management and its sequalae if not treated or diagnosed. the clinical presentation, the types of leaks and which are the best approaches to repair it are reviewed.


How to cite this article:
Al Qahtani B. Spontaneous CSF otorrhea, hidden and serious condition necessitate recognition of its presentation and the modalities of treatment.Indian J Otol 2012;18:58-61


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Al Qahtani B. Spontaneous CSF otorrhea, hidden and serious condition necessitate recognition of its presentation and the modalities of treatment. Indian J Otol [serial online] 2012 [cited 2019 Oct 19 ];18:58-61
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