Although the dressing alone might not provide sufficient pressure following treatment of an auricular hematoma, it can provide protection for the injury.
Management of auricular hematoma using a thermoplastic splint.
Other procedures include keloid excisions, drainage of auricular hematomas, and repair of other auricular traumas.
The method of treating auricular hematomas generally depended on the duration and size of the injury.
These procedures had been performed for the treatment of 21 skin cancers, four auricular hematomas, and 23 benign skin lesions with 11 different pathologies, including six cases of chondrodermatitis nodularis chronica helicis and four cases of keloid.