J Clin Neurosci 2021 Feb 28;84:23-28. Epub 2020 Dec 28.
Department of Head and Neck Surgery, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, United States; UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, United States; Office of the Patient Experience, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, United States; Department of Surgery, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA, United States.
Background: SSCD is a rare inner ear disorder. This study aims to compare the thickness of the temporal bone beyond the petrous portion between healthy subjects and those with SSCD to determine whether the etiopathology of SSCD is localized to the petrous temporal bone or generalized to other parts of the temporal bone.
Methods: A retrospective chart review of electronic medical records from September 2011 to February 2018 was conducted at a single-institution study at the University of California, Los Angeles. Read More