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Jugular Bulb Diverticulum
Karen L. Salzman, MD
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KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Top Differential Diagnoses

        • Pathology

          • Clinical Issues

            • Diagnostic Checklist

              TERMINOLOGY

              • Abbreviations

                • Jugular bulb diverticulum (JBD)
              • Synonyms

                • Jugular diverticulum, petrous jugular malposition
              • Definitions

                • JBD: Congenital vascular anomaly of jugular bulb (JB) with focal finger-like projection extending from JB into surrounding skull base

              IMAGING

              • General Features

                • CT Findings

                  • MR Findings

                    • Angiographic Findings

                      • Imaging Recommendations

                        DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                          PATHOLOGY

                          • General Features

                            • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                              CLINICAL ISSUES

                              • Presentation

                                • Demographics

                                  • Natural History & Prognosis

                                    • Treatment

                                      DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                      • Consider

                                        • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                          Selected References

                                          1. Mortimer AM et al: Endovascular treatment of jugular bulb diverticula causing debilitating pulsatile tinnitus. BMJ Case Rep, 2015
                                          2. Park JJ et al: Jugular bulb abnormalities in patients with Meniere's disease using high-resolution computed tomography. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 272(8):1879-84, 2015
                                          3. Trivelato FP et al: Endovascular treatment of pulsatile tinnitus associated with transverse sigmoid sinus aneurysms and jugular bulb anomalies. Interv Neuroradiol. 21(4):548-51, 2015
                                          4. Lim HW et al: Surgical treatment of posterior semicircular canal dehiscence syndrome caused by jugular diverticulum. J Laryngol Otol. 126(9):928-31, 2012
                                          5. Friedmann DR et al: Clinical spectrum of patients with erosion of the inner ear by jugular bulb abnormalities. Laryngoscope. 120(2):365-72, 2010
                                          6. Raghuram K et al: Condylar jugular diverticulum. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 33(2):309-11, 2009
                                          7. Fujimoto C et al: Large jugular bulb diverticulum invading the internal auditory canal. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 116(8):631-6, 2007
                                          8. Gilbert ME et al: Meningioma of the jugular foramen: glomus jugulare mimic and surgical challenge. Laryngoscope. 114(1):25-32, 2004
                                          9. Bilgen C et al: Jugular bulb diverticula: clinical and radiologic aspects. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 128(3):382-6, 2003
                                          10. Schmerber S et al: Endolymphatic duct obstruction related to a jugular bulb diverticulum: high resolution CT and MR imaging findings. Clin Radiol. 57(5):424-8, 2002
                                          11. Eldevik OP et al: Imaging findings in schwannomas of the jugular foramen. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 21(6):1139-44, 2000
                                          12. Kobanawa S et al: Jugular bulb diverticulum associated with lower cranial nerve palsy and multiple aneurysms. Surg Neurol. 53(6):559-62, 2000
                                          13. Kubo T et al: Evaluation of radiological examination for sensorineural hearing loss. Acta Otolaryngol Suppl. 542:34-8, 2000
                                          14. Weissman JL et al: Imaging of tinnitus: a review. Radiology. 216(2):342-9, 2000
                                          15. Chong VF et al: Radiology of the jugular foramen. Clin Radiol. 53(6):405-16, 1998
                                          16. Tekdemir I et al: The jugular foramen: a comparative radioanatomic study. Surg Neurol. 50(6):557-62, 1998
                                          17. Caldemeyer KS et al: The jugular foramen: a review of anatomy, masses, and imaging characteristics. Radiographics. 17(5):1123-39, 1997
                                          18. Atilla S et al: Computed tomographic evaluation of surgically significant vascular variations related with the temporal bone. Eur J Radiol. 20(1):52-6, 1995
                                          19. Dietz RR et al: MR imaging and MR angiography in the evaluation of pulsatile tinnitus. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 15(5):879-89, 1994
                                          20. Weber AL et al: Radiologic evaluation of the jugular foramen. Anatomy, vascular variants, anomalies, and tumors. Neuroimaging Clin N Am. 4(3):579-98, 1994
                                          21. Pappas DG Jr et al: Petrous jugular malposition (diverticulum). Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 109(5):847-52, 1993
                                          22. Daniels DL et al: Jugular foramen: anatomic and computed tomographic study. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 142(1):153-8, 1984
                                          23. Lo WW et al: High-resolution CT of the jugular foramen: anatomy and vascular variants and anomalies. Radiology. 150(3):743-7, 1984
                                          24. Jahrsdoerfer RA et al: Endolymphatic duct obstruction from a jugular bulb diverticulum. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 90(6 Pt 1):619-23, 1981
                                          25. Stern J et al: Jugular bulb diverticula in medial petrous bone. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 134(5):959-61, 1980
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                                          KEY FACTS

                                          • Terminology

                                            • Imaging

                                              • Top Differential Diagnoses

                                                • Pathology

                                                  • Clinical Issues

                                                    • Diagnostic Checklist

                                                      TERMINOLOGY

                                                      • Abbreviations

                                                        • Jugular bulb diverticulum (JBD)
                                                      • Synonyms

                                                        • Jugular diverticulum, petrous jugular malposition
                                                      • Definitions

                                                        • JBD: Congenital vascular anomaly of jugular bulb (JB) with focal finger-like projection extending from JB into surrounding skull base

                                                      IMAGING

                                                      • General Features

                                                        • CT Findings

                                                          • MR Findings

                                                            • Angiographic Findings

                                                              • Imaging Recommendations

                                                                DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                                  PATHOLOGY

                                                                  • General Features

                                                                    • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                                                      CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                                      • Presentation

                                                                        • Demographics

                                                                          • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                                            • Treatment

                                                                              DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                                                              • Consider

                                                                                • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                                                                  Selected References

                                                                                  1. Mortimer AM et al: Endovascular treatment of jugular bulb diverticula causing debilitating pulsatile tinnitus. BMJ Case Rep, 2015
                                                                                  2. Park JJ et al: Jugular bulb abnormalities in patients with Meniere's disease using high-resolution computed tomography. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 272(8):1879-84, 2015
                                                                                  3. Trivelato FP et al: Endovascular treatment of pulsatile tinnitus associated with transverse sigmoid sinus aneurysms and jugular bulb anomalies. Interv Neuroradiol. 21(4):548-51, 2015
                                                                                  4. Lim HW et al: Surgical treatment of posterior semicircular canal dehiscence syndrome caused by jugular diverticulum. J Laryngol Otol. 126(9):928-31, 2012
                                                                                  5. Friedmann DR et al: Clinical spectrum of patients with erosion of the inner ear by jugular bulb abnormalities. Laryngoscope. 120(2):365-72, 2010
                                                                                  6. Raghuram K et al: Condylar jugular diverticulum. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 33(2):309-11, 2009
                                                                                  7. Fujimoto C et al: Large jugular bulb diverticulum invading the internal auditory canal. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 116(8):631-6, 2007
                                                                                  8. Gilbert ME et al: Meningioma of the jugular foramen: glomus jugulare mimic and surgical challenge. Laryngoscope. 114(1):25-32, 2004
                                                                                  9. Bilgen C et al: Jugular bulb diverticula: clinical and radiologic aspects. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 128(3):382-6, 2003
                                                                                  10. Schmerber S et al: Endolymphatic duct obstruction related to a jugular bulb diverticulum: high resolution CT and MR imaging findings. Clin Radiol. 57(5):424-8, 2002
                                                                                  11. Eldevik OP et al: Imaging findings in schwannomas of the jugular foramen. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 21(6):1139-44, 2000
                                                                                  12. Kobanawa S et al: Jugular bulb diverticulum associated with lower cranial nerve palsy and multiple aneurysms. Surg Neurol. 53(6):559-62, 2000
                                                                                  13. Kubo T et al: Evaluation of radiological examination for sensorineural hearing loss. Acta Otolaryngol Suppl. 542:34-8, 2000
                                                                                  14. Weissman JL et al: Imaging of tinnitus: a review. Radiology. 216(2):342-9, 2000
                                                                                  15. Chong VF et al: Radiology of the jugular foramen. Clin Radiol. 53(6):405-16, 1998
                                                                                  16. Tekdemir I et al: The jugular foramen: a comparative radioanatomic study. Surg Neurol. 50(6):557-62, 1998
                                                                                  17. Caldemeyer KS et al: The jugular foramen: a review of anatomy, masses, and imaging characteristics. Radiographics. 17(5):1123-39, 1997
                                                                                  18. Atilla S et al: Computed tomographic evaluation of surgically significant vascular variations related with the temporal bone. Eur J Radiol. 20(1):52-6, 1995
                                                                                  19. Dietz RR et al: MR imaging and MR angiography in the evaluation of pulsatile tinnitus. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 15(5):879-89, 1994
                                                                                  20. Weber AL et al: Radiologic evaluation of the jugular foramen. Anatomy, vascular variants, anomalies, and tumors. Neuroimaging Clin N Am. 4(3):579-98, 1994
                                                                                  21. Pappas DG Jr et al: Petrous jugular malposition (diverticulum). Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 109(5):847-52, 1993
                                                                                  22. Daniels DL et al: Jugular foramen: anatomic and computed tomographic study. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 142(1):153-8, 1984
                                                                                  23. Lo WW et al: High-resolution CT of the jugular foramen: anatomy and vascular variants and anomalies. Radiology. 150(3):743-7, 1984
                                                                                  24. Jahrsdoerfer RA et al: Endolymphatic duct obstruction from a jugular bulb diverticulum. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 90(6 Pt 1):619-23, 1981
                                                                                  25. Stern J et al: Jugular bulb diverticula in medial petrous bone. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 134(5):959-61, 1980