Lobule separator prosthesis to prevent adhesion of reconstructed ear lobe

Gupta, Lokendra and Pujary, Parul and Agarwal, Priyanka (2016) Lobule separator prosthesis to prevent adhesion of reconstructed ear lobe. Journal of Indian Prosthodontist Society, 16 (4). pp. 405-407. ISSN 09724052

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Abstract

An adhesion is a band of scar tissue that binds two parts of the tissue together, which develops when the body's repair mechanisms respond to any tissue disturbance, such as surgery, infection, trauma, or radiation. Prevention of unwanted scar bands is of utmost importance to develop esthetic and healthy tissue. This article describes a technique to prevent the adhesion of the surgically reconstructed ear lobule with facial skin, using novel lobule separator prosthesis.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Adhesion; ear lobule separator; reconstruction.
Subjects: Dentistry > MCODS Manipal > Prosthodontics
Dentistry > MCODS Manipal > Pedodontics and preventive Dentistry
Medicine > KMC Manipal > ENT
Depositing User: KMC Library
Date Deposited: 27 Jun 2017 04:23
Last Modified: 27 Jun 2017 04:23
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/149179

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