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Aetiology Contact sports—wrestling, boxing-related trauma—in adolescents, or falls in the elderly and children; the natural evolution of haematomas in this site is toward granulation tissue and exuberant fibrosis; primary CE occurs in polychondritis
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haematoma auris’cauliflower ear’ resulting from repeated bleeding into the tissues of the ear, usually caused by boxing, with the formation of much internal scar tissue and distortion.
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