Correction of the lobule.

  title={Correction of the lobule.},
  author={Ralf Siegert},
  journal={Facial plastic surgery : FPS},
  volume={20 4},
Many techniques have been described for the correction of protruding ears. Most of them concentrate on correcting the form and position of auricular cartilage. The lobule is a soft tissue structure. Skin resections of its posterior surface have been propagated for the correction of its position; however, these cause tension on the wound and might increase the already relatively high risk for the development of keloids. We have modified the technique for correcting the protruding lobule for its… CONTINUE READING

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