Clinical report on feasibility and outcome of a surgical procedure.Patient:
Nine-year-old child, supplied with a transcutaneous bone conduction hearing implant, requiring magnetic resonance imaging of the head to exclude a tumor of the pituitary gland.Intervention:
Temporal removal and subsequent reimplantation of the implant in a single surgical procedure.Main Outcome Measure:
Postoperative audiometric results.Conclusion:
Under specific clinical circumstances, temporary removal of the transcutaneous bone conduction implant described, is technically accomplishable.