Complications of otoplasty.

  title={Complications of otoplasty.},
  author={Ethan B Handler and Tara Elena Song and Charles K Shih},
  journal={Facial plastic surgery clinics of North America},
  volume={21 4},
Prominent ears are a fairly common and emotionally charged facial variation. Both children and adults may suffer a damaged psyche secondary to outside ridicule and self-criticism from ears that "stick out." The external ear anatomy is intricate, with thin skin and resilient cartilage. These underlying characteristics make the ears prone to the overt display… CONTINUE READING