Congenital Auricular Malformations: Description of Anomalies and Syndromes.

@article{BartelFriedrich2015CongenitalAM,
  title={Congenital Auricular Malformations: Description of Anomalies and Syndromes.},
  author={Sylva Bartel-Friedrich},
  journal={Facial plastic surgery : FPS},
  year={2015},
  volume={31 6},
  pages={567-80}
}
Half of the malformations in the ear, nose, and throat region affect the ear. Malformations of the external ear (pinna or auricle with external auditory canal [EAC]) are collectively termed microtia. Microtia is a congenital anomaly that ranges in severity from mild structural abnormalities to complete absence of the external ear (anotia). Microtia occurs… CONTINUE READING