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September 1972

Congenital Anomalies of the Stapes

Author Affiliations

Haifa, Israel
From the Ear, Nose, and Throat Department, Rothschild Municipal-Government Hospital and Aba Khoushy Medical School, Haifa, Israel.

Arch Otolaryngol. 1972;96(3):254-255. doi:10.1001/archotol.1972.00770090376010

A patient with congenital fixation of the stapes by a bony bridge replacing the stapedius tendon is reported. After excision of the bridge the patient's hearing became normal.