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The external ear 

The external ear
The external ear

Rogan Corbridge

and Nicholas Steventon

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date: 14 December 2017

Structure and function of the external ear 74

Congenital abnormalities 76

Infection of the pinna 78

Trauma to the pinna 80

Otitis externa 82

Necrotizing otitis externa 84

Malignancy of the pinna 86

Malignancy of the EAC 88

A working knowledge of the anatomy of the ear helps in documentation, correspondence, and in describing sites of lesions and trauma over the telephone. The main anatomical points are shown in ...

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