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Glomus tympanicum

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

Treatments for Glomus tympanicum

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Glomus tympanicum?

Causes of Glomus tympanicum

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Glomus tympanicum: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Glomus tympanicum

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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 more »

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Glomus tympanicum: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Glomus tympanicum

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Glomus tympanicum: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Glomus tympanicum

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Glomus tympanicum: Animations

Prognosis for Glomus tympanicum

Prognosis for Glomus tympanicum: recurrence is rare after surgical removal

Research about Glomus tympanicum

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More information about Glomus tympanicum

  1. Glomus tympanicum: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Prognosis

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