antihelix


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Related to antihelix: condyloid process, Scaphoid fossa

antihelix

 [an″te-he´liks]
the semicircular ridge on the ear anterior and parallel to the helix; called also anthelix.

an·ti·he·lix

(an'tē-hē'liks), [TA]
An elevated ridge of cartilage anterior and roughly parallel to the posterior portion of the helix of the external ear.
Synonym(s): anthelix

antihelix

a small curved rim parallel and interior to the auricular helix.

an·ti·he·lix

(an'tē-hē'liks) [TA]
An elevated ridge of cartilage anterior and roughly parallel to the posterior portion of the helix of the auricle.
Synonym(s): anthelix.

an·ti·he·lix

, anthelix (an'tē-hē'liks, ant-hē'liks) [TA]
An elevated ridge of cartilage anterior and roughly parallel to the posterior portion of the helix of the external ear.

antihelix

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Using Mustard's mattress sutures and posterior triangular flap combination was demonstrated to be a successful technique in antihelix creation in a study including 82 patients by Frascino (23).
The cephaloauricular angle, upper pole-to-mastoid distance, position of the antihelix in proportion to the helix, and distance between the lateral margins of the two ears were postoperatively assessed.
Then, the surgeon positioned the eighth rib cartilage strip above the helix, and attached a "Y" shaped cartilage to the antihelix and the superior and inferior crura to produce a protruding auricular structure.
Chondrodermatitis nodularis chronica helicis (CNCH) is a cutaneous lesion of the external ear characterized by spontaneously evolving tender nodule over the apex of helix or antihelix.
thomasi); orejas con las estructuras del pabellon externo (helix, antihelix, antitrago y fosa escafoidea) poco desarrolladas (bien desarrolladas en C.
El feto que se describe presenta varias anomalias asociadas, tales como, microcefalia, dismorfias faciales (frente estrecha, epicanto bilateral, puente nasal ancho y deprimido, micrognatia, pabellones auriculares con helix desplegado y ausencia de antihelix, microtia), implantacion baja del cabello en la region dorsal, asimetria toracica, hipoplasia pulmonar unilateral, ano ectopico, arteria umbilical unica, y de manera selectiva, las alteraciones presentes en el aparato urogenital: agenesia de rinon, trompa uterina y ovario, se encontraron ubicadas en el lado derecho.
As the long axis of the abnormal crus is often far from parallel to the normal long axis of the antihelix, simple Mustarde suture methods may not be viable.
Four patients diagnosed clinically as foreign body granulomas, presenting with indolent, asymptomatic nodules over different areas of the body like breast (Scar), forehead, forearm with antihelix and lower leg were biopsied.
We describe the use of the temporoparietal fascia (TPF) flap in the reconstruction of a Mohs defect of the antihelix of the ear.
Gouty tophi involving the external ear may occur in the helix and antihelix, presenting as firm nodules that may ulcerate.
Overall, CDNH is more common in men, although lesions of the antihelix are more common in women.