Cholesteatoma

0009797

Normal Case/Contol

GWAS of 0009797

Sibling Case/Control

No sibling GWAS available 0009797

Statistics

Case Control
2475 457719

Phenotype Definition

Cholesteatoma is a benign but potentially destructive growth consisting of keratinizing epithelium located in the middle ear and/or mastoid process. In cholesteatoma, a skin cyst grows into the middle ear and mastoid. The cyst is not cancerous but can erode tissue and cause destruction of the ear. [HPO:curators]


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Associated Diseases

ID Name Top Correlation
ICD: H729 Perforation of tympanic membrane, unspecified 2/20