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a small lobe or subdivision of a lobe

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Microscopic comparison of the fat from these three sources showed that the fat cells of the ear lobule were found to be more compact and contain more fibrous tissue.
2) The remaining ear lobule is reapproximated with anterior and posterior sutures.
Additionally, significant enlargement makes possible the development of a through-and-through cleft because only a narrow bridge of tissue remains at the inferior edge of the ear lobule (figure 1).
ear piercing in the cartilaginous part of the pinna and ear lobule piercing which is considered fashion and traditional customs in society.
On physical examination, we noted a small violaceous lesion on the left ear lobule.
On examination, a firm and non-tender swelling of 8x5cms was palpable in the left parotid region, pushing the left ear lobule forward.
Figure 2 demonstrates the, which was measured as the distance between the inferior projection of ear lobule and the most superior projection of helix.
OF CASES TYMPANOPLASTY 444 TYMPANOPLASTY WITH MASTOIDECTOMY 116 EXTERNAL AUDITORY CANAL POLYPECTOMY 23 STAPEDOTOMY 18 TEAR EAR LOBULE REPAIR 15 KERATOSIS OBTURANS REMOVAL 11 WINDOW OPERATION 10 I & D OF POST AURICULAR ABSCESS 10 PREAURICULAR SINUS EXCISION 5 POSTAURICULAR DERMOID EXCISION 5 Table 2: DISTRIBUTION OF NOSE SURGERIES TYPE OF SURGERY No.