Cholesteatomas are benign tumors in cases where a perforation of the eardrum (tympanic membrane) does not heal without surgery,but instead grows through the hole into the middle ear and, if infectiondevelops, results in a cyst-like tumor.

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Cholesteatoma Stories
Presents personal views and experiences from people who have or had this condition.
Deafness Research UK: Cholesteatoma
Factsheet on these slow growing, non-malignant growths, the symptoms, the treatments and the research being undertaken. [PDF]
Yahoo! Groups: Cholesteatoma
Discussion group to share experiences.
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