Morphometry of the Adult Human Earlobe: A Study of 547 Subjects and Clinical Application

@article{Azaria2003MorphometryOT,
  title={Morphometry of the Adult Human Earlobe: A Study of 547 Subjects and Clinical Application},
  author={R. Azaria and N. Adler and R. Silfen and D. Regev and D. Hauben},
  journal={Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery},
  year={2003},
  volume={111},
  pages={2398-2402}
}
  • R. Azaria, N. Adler, +2 authors D. Hauben
  • Published 2003
  • Medicine
  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • The purpose of this study was to define the factors that influence earlobe length and to establish a standard for adult earlobe length by sex and age. The study sample consisted of 547 adult subjects older than 20 years of age. A randomized, prospective design was used. Patients with malignancies, previous surgery or trauma to the earlobe, or congenital earlobe anomalies were excluded. The following variables were studied: sex; age; ethnic origin; skin complexion; height, weight, and body mass… CONTINUE READING
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