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Authors Manning BL, Finger RE, Dibbell DG
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Journal Ann Plast Surg Volume: 11 Issue: 2 Pages: 114-20
Publish Date 1983 Aug
PubMed ID 6625483
Abstract

We present a technique for the treatment of prominent ears using a diamond burr to produce a very natural and stable antihelical fold. Our experience in the treatment of over 43 ears over a ten-year period has been very satisfactory for both patient and surgeon. This procedure overcomes many of the shortcomings of more traditional techniques of otoplasty, including suture pull-through, widened antihelical fold, and an unpredictable, unstable result.

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