anotia


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anotia

 [an-o´she-ah]
congenital absence of one or both external ears.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

an·o·ti·a

(an-ō'shē-ă),
Congenital absence of one or both auricles of the ears.
[G. an- priv. + ous, ear]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

an·o·ti·a

(an-ō'shē-ă)
Congenital absence of one or both external ears.
[G. an- priv. + ous, ear]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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E toru tau te roa o nga wahanga ki ia mema, a, e ahei ana kia kopoungatia anotia, pera i a Vanessa.
Another feature of extreme clinical relevance that may be present is deformity or absence of ears, called microtia or anotia. In these situations, the treatment is even more complicated since it involves the total reconstruction of the ears with the cartilages of the ribs, performed in two to four stages on each side (7).
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Many patients with isolated anomalies of lip, palate (like cleft lip/palate), limb deformity (CTEV, syndactyly, polydactyly, etc.), chest deformity (like pectus excavatum), and ear anomalies (microtia, anotia, etc.) were excluded from our study as they did not require immediate surgery and hence were not admitted and managed on OPD basis.
The classical features of Goldenhar syndrome patients involve ocular anomalies, including microphthalmia, anophthalmia, epibulbar dermoid (or lipodermoid) tumors, and eyelid colobomas, aural defects, such as preauricular tags, anotia, microtia, and hearing loss, vertebral abnormalities, such as scoliosis, hemivertebrae, and cervical fusion, and mandibular hypoplasia [4-6].
The remnant of the damaged pinna serves as a guide to the maxillofacial prosthodontists in positioning a prosthetic ear, but for bilateral anotia and microtia no such guide exists.
Ulkemizden bildirilen bir olguda "anotia" ve Taussing-Bing malformasyonu tanimlanmistir (8).
Inadvertent use of 13-cis-retinoic acid during the first trimester of human pregnancy has been reported to result in a spectrum of malformations termed retinoic acid embryopathy (RAE) (20) and includes microtia or anotia, micrognathia and in some cases CP.