Glomus tympanicum: Introduction
Glomus tympanicum: A rare, usually benign tumor found behind the ear drum. The tumor develops from glomus cells which are located along blood vessels involved in automatic body activities such as regulation of blood pressure and blood flow.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Glomus tympanicum is available below.
Symptoms of Glomus tympanicum
See full list of 11
symptoms of Glomus tympanicum
Treatments for Glomus tympanicum
Read more about treatments for Glomus tympanicum
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Glomus tympanicum:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Mental Health (Adults): Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Glomus tympanicum?
Causes of Glomus tympanicum
Read more about causes of Glomus tympanicum.
Glomus tympanicum: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Glomus tympanicum
Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who
had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness
because he suffered from sudden inability to...read more »
Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for
a patient to show mental decline to dementia.
Whereas this can, of course, occur due to various medical conditions,
such as a stroke or Alzheimer's disease,
it...read more »
Spitz nevi misdiagnosed as dangerous melanoma skin cancer: One possible misdiagnosis to
consider in lieu of melanoma is spitz nevi.
See melanoma and spitz nevi....read more »
ADHD under-diagnosed in adults: Although the over-diagnoses of ADHD
in children is a well-known controversy, the reverse side related to adults.
Some adults can remain undiagnosed, and indeed the condition has usually been
overlooked...read more »
Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder)
often fails to be diagnosed correctly by primary care physicians.
Many patients with bipolar seek help from...read more »
Eating disorders under-diagnosed in men: The typical patient with
an eating disorder is female.
The result is that men with eating disorders often fail to be diagnosed or
have a delayed diagnosis.
See misdiagnosis of eating disorders or ...read more »
Depression undiagnosed in teenagers: Serious bouts of depression can be
undiagnosed in teenagers.
The "normal" moodiness of teenagers can cause severe medical depression
to be overlooked.
See misdiagnosis of depression or ...read more »
Undiagnosed anxiety disorders related to depression: Patients with depression (see symptoms of depression)
may also have undiagnosed anxiety disorders (see symptoms of anxiety disorders).
Failure to diagnose these anxiety...read more »
Read more about Misdiagnosis and Glomus tympanicum
Glomus tympanicum: Research Doctors & Specialists
Research related physicians and medical specialists:
Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:
Hospitals & Clinics: Glomus tympanicum
Research quality ratings and patient safety measures
for medical facilities in specialties related to Glomus tympanicum:
Hospital & Clinic quality ratings »
Choosing the Best Hospital:
More general information, not necessarily in relation to Glomus tympanicum,
on hospital performance and surgical care quality:
Glomus tympanicum: Rare Types
Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:
Evidence Based Medicine Research for Glomus tympanicum
Medical research articles related to Glomus tympanicum include:
Click here to find more evidence-based articles on the TRIP Database
Glomus tympanicum: Animations
More Glomus tympanicum animations & videos
Prognosis for Glomus tympanicum
Prognosis for Glomus tympanicum:
recurrence is rare after surgical removal
More about prognosis of Glomus tympanicum
Research about Glomus tympanicum
Visit our research pages for current research about Glomus tympanicum treatments.
Glomus tympanicum: Broader Related Topics
Types of Glomus tympanicum
User Interactive Forums
Read about other experiences, ask a question about Glomus tympanicum, or answer someone else's question, on our message boards:
Contents for Glomus tympanicum:
» Next page: What is Glomus tympanicum?
Medical Tools & Articles:
Tools & Services:
Forums & Message Boards
- Ask or answer a question at the Boards: