MRI TEMPORAL BONES, WITHOUT CONTRAST: [**Date**]. CLINICAL INDICATION: 6-year-old female with sensorineural hearing loss on the left, evaluate for malformation or cochlear nerve aplasia. TECHNIQUE: High-resolution thin section axial 3D T2 with coronal reformations, coronal HASTE, and axial 3D CISS with coronal and sagittal reformations were obtained through the temporal bones on a 3.0 Tesla system. COMPARISON: None FINDINGS: On the right side, the external auditory canal is patent.