In partial or total loss of an ear, a prosthetic ear, artificially restores lost facial symmetry, due to radical cancer surgery, accidental amputation, burns or microtia grade 3 and grade 4.
The prosthesis prosthetic ear, allows the use of glasses, earrings or headset if necessary. It also helps to balance the patient guidance and transmitting sound to the auditory system.
The fastening is done by implant osseointegration and anchoring structure or medical grade adhesive.
This technique is an alternative to recontrucción by ear otoplasty surgery.
It allows use of earrings.
Reconstrucciones anatómicas mediante prótesis
José Luis Roch Leuba