retroauricular


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retroauricular

 [ret″ro-aw-rik´u-lar]
behind the auricle of the ear.

ret·ro·au·ric·u·lar

(ret'rō-aw-rik'yū-lăr),
Posterior to the auricle.

retroauricular

[ret′rō·ôrik′yələr]
Etymology: L, retro, backward, auricula, little ear
pertaining to a location behind the ear.

retroauricular

behind the auricle of the ear.
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After exteriorizing the ear, the skin was returned to its old retroauricular bed (Figure- 2a) The dermabraded auricular parts of the anterior and posterior surfaces, which were initially nourished by the enveloping pocket and the mastoid bed, began to re-epithelialize.
28/2016,hearing aids retroauricular type deep for severe losses by bilateral p.
Comprehensive application of robotic retroauricular thyroidectomy: the evolution of robotic thyroidectomy," The Laryngoscope, 2015.
Three months later, the patient's symptoms had not improved but rather had expanded to include severe headache and retroauricular pain with cervical radiation, as well as V2 distribution paresthesia.
In infants and young children the eruption consists in papular-erythematous lesions that are usually located on the facial area and convex areas such as the forehead, scalp and malar region and in older children the lesions have a chronic character and are disposed on concave areas (elbows, popliteal and retroauricular area) [3].
Quanto a distribuicao do tipo de AASI, apenas um individuo (7,1%) foi adaptado com intra-aural do tipo microcanal e, 13 individuos (92,9%) foram adaptados com retroauricular, sendo dois com molde auricular convencional, dois com tubo fino e, nove individuos com receptor no canal.
Predilection sites that lice favor include the back of the head, retroauricular areas, and nape of the neck (Feldmeier, 2012; Frankowski et al.
En el pabellon se encontro aumento del volumen retroauricular y el conducto auditivo externo del oido izquierdo con otorrea amarillo-cafe espesa; sin embargo, la membrana timpanica se observo con perforacion central de 50% en los cuadrantes posteriores, con remanente engrosado, placas timpano-escleroticas, mango del martillo cubierto por remanente, pars flaccida integra, mucosa de caja con secrecion (Figura 2).
The patient presented important facial asymmetry as a result of multiple retroauricular neurofibromas that disfigured the face and made it impossible for him to use reading glasses.
Lesion distribution varies by sex: The most common sites of involvement in women are the inframammary, axillary, and inguinal areas: in men, perianal HS and involvement of atypical sites such as the nuchal scalp and retroauricular areas occur more frequently (Figure 1).
Distribution of cases with lympadenopathy by regions Regions n % Anterior neck 61 62 Posterior neck 5 6 Preauricular region 1 1 Retroauricular region 1 1 Nape 1 1 Submandibular 18 18 Below the chin 2 2 Axillary 8 8 Inguinal 1 1 Total 98 100 Table 2.
3%), burning during urination (7%), retroauricular pain (5%), and jaundice (3.