Diffuse Large B-cell Lymphoma of the External Auditory Canal: Case Report

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Hemanth Kowdley Subrahmanyam
Wendy Smith

Abstract

A 68 yr old male presented with hearing loss due to an obstructing mass in his ear canal. A CT scan confirmed a non-erosive mass, which was biopsied. A diagnosis of Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma was made. Following 6 courses of intra-thecal methotrexate the patient is asymptomatic and in remission. Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma (DLBCL) of the EAC (external auditory canal) is extremely unusual with only 8 cases of documented DLBCL in the literature.

Keywords:
External auditory canal, Diffuse Large B-cell Lymphoma (DLBCL).

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Subrahmanyam, H. K., & Smith, W. (2020). Diffuse Large B-cell Lymphoma of the External Auditory Canal: Case Report. Asian Journal of Case Reports in Medicine and Health, 3(1), 26-29. Retrieved from https://journalajcrmh.com/index.php/AJCRMH/article/view/30122
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