Combined reconstruction of congenital auricular atresia and severe microtia

@article{Siegert2003CombinedRO,
  title={Combined reconstruction of congenital auricular atresia and severe microtia},
  author={Ralf Siegert},
  journal={The Laryngoscope},
  year={2003},
  volume={113}
}
  • R. Siegert
  • Published 1 November 2003
  • Medicine
  • The Laryngoscope
Objectives: Due to their embryologic developments, auricular atresia and severe microtia are in most cases combined malformations. The aims of this study were to develop a surgical technique for combined esthetic and functional reconstruction with a minimum of operations and to evaluate the results. Study Design: Prospective clinical evaluation. Patients and Methods: Fifty‐two patients with third‐degree microtia and congenital aural atresia with a sound‐conducting block of about 50 dB were… 
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