Jugular bulb dehiscence

Case contributed by Dr Kewal Arunkumar Mistry


Right sided tinnitus.Clinically suspected cerebellopontine angle tumor.

Patient Data

Age: 80 years
Gender: Female

Both jugular bulbs show dehiscence into medial wall of middle ear with absence of intervening bony plate. These bulbs are however not high riding.

Case Discussion

This case shows bilateral dehiscent jugular bulbs.

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Case information

rID: 34906
Published: 14th Mar 2015
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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