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outstanding ear

excessive protrusion of the auricle from the head, usually due to failure of the antihelical fold to develop.
Synonym(s): lop ear, protruding ear

outstanding ear

An auricular deformity characterized by an excess protrusion of the ear from the head, attributed to a defective or absent antihelical fold formation and often accompanied by a large conchal bowl Treatment Surgical reduction or correction of conchal bowl cartilage

out·stand·ing ear

(owt-stan'ding ēr)
Excessive protrusion of the auricle of the external ear from the head, usually due to failure of the antihelical fold to develop.
Synonym(s): protruding ear.
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Now he suddenly turned himself sideways, and all I could see of him was tangled hair with a red, protruding ear.
A protruding ear is the most common congenital external ear deformity, affecting 5% of the healthy population with an autosomal dominant transition [1, 2].
large lips, Machiavellian ear, protruding ear, alopecia (baldness), facial sag, and loose neck skin.
Charles is 5ft 9ins in height, of stocky build, with short, brown hair, protruding ears and green eyes.
Fida said the concept behind the Fida Needle is to help reduce the psychological suffering of patients with protruding ears with a less invasive technology.
Correction of the principal deformities causing protruding ears.
Kabuki make-up syndrome: A syndrome of mental retardation, unusual faces, large and protruding ears, and postnatal growth deficiency.
I'm a hurdler, and because I'm 5-7, people doubted whether I could do it," said Jackson, who got his nickname from his protruding ears.
Mum has an appalling photo of me as a choirboy with protruding ears and hair stuck out at an extraordinary angle.
All this from a skinny Jewish guy with protruding ears and a big nose.
In North Wales 76 pinnaplasties - the surgical term for pinning back protruding ears - and 18 facelifts were carried out on the NHS between 2008-2010.
The suspect has been described as white, in his twenties, of medium build with dark hair, and with protruding ears.