Cholesteatoma

 

 


A cholesteatoma is an abnormal skin growth in the middle ear behind the eardrum. D. Richard Kang, Board Certified Pediatric Otolaryngologist at the Boys Town Ear, Nose & Throat Institute and Co-Director of the Cochlear Implant Center, explains what causes a cholesteatoma, the symptoms and dangers it can cause, and how it is treated.