cauliflower ear

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cauliflower ear

permanent swelling and distortion of the external ear as the result of ruptures of the blood vessels: usually caused by blows received in boxing
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Comparative evaluation of different surgical techniques for repair of aural haematoma in Dogs.
Homeopath drug treatment of aural haematomas in dogs.
A simple surgical technique for treatment of aural haematoma in dogs - Analysis of 50 clinical cases.
Aural haematomas can be caused by direct damage (e.
The higher incidence of aural haematoma in German shepherds may be because of more number of German shepherds recorded and their more population in and around Jabalpur city.
Regaining normal shape of skin of ear is cosmetically important so that among various affections of ears, aural haematoma is important clinical condition in dogs.
Several methods have been designed for aural haematoma management with therapeutic objectives focused at identifying and treating the source of irritation, incision and establishment of drainage, maintenance of tissue apposition and prevention of reoccurrence (Cechner,1990).
The present paper describes surgical management of aural haematoma in a Malabari kid.
Fortunately, better protocols and medication for the treatment of the initial ear infections have reduced the incidence of aural haematomas.