Prominent ears and their correction: a forty-year experience.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

The technique described in this article correcting the protruding ear deformity has evolved over 40 years. The original procedures and our subsequent modifications are described, including 20-year followup results. The possible pitfalls in carrying out this procedure and how to avoid them are also described. A relatively standardized short procedure with minimal morbidity and maximum long-term results yields an aesthetically satisfactory looking ear.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Georgiade, GS; Riefkohl, R; Georgiade, NG

Published Date

  • September 1995

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 19 / 5

Start / End Page

  • 439 - 443

PubMed ID

  • 8526160

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0364-216X

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/BF00453877


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States