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Identifying position, visibility, dimensions, and angulation of the ear

Kasim Mohamed, MDS, et al.

The article explains a method of assessing the position, visibility, dimension, and angulation of the ear of a specific facial form of an individual using facial plane landmarks and reference plane indicator. This would help in fabricating ear prostheses even in bilaterally missing ears so that the appearance of the patient will be better and reduces the work of maxillofacial prosthodontists. The present article is different from other previous study because it discusses all the variables required in ear prosthesis fabrication.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1682/JRRD.2013.06.0132

Volume 51 Number 4, 2014
   Pages 599 — 608


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This article and any supplementary material should be cited as follows:
Mohamed K, Christian J, Jeyapalan K, Natarajan S, Banu F, Veeravalli PT. Identifying position, visibility, dimensions, and angulation of the ear. J Rehabil Res Dev. 2014; 51(4):599–608.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1682/JRRD.2013.06.0132
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