Otoplasty Outcomes and Results: Does Furnas Setback Suture Affect Complication Rates?


KUŞCU O. , ÖNAY Ö. , GÜNAYDIN R. Ö. , YILMAZ T.

TURKISH ARCHIVES OF OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY-TURK OTORINOLARENGOLOJI ARSIVI, vol.52, no.2, pp.52-56, 2014 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 52 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/tao.2014.417
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH ARCHIVES OF OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY-TURK OTORINOLARENGOLOJI ARSIVI
  • Page Numbers: pp.52-56

Abstract

Objective: Prominent ear is a common congenital deformity, and many modern otoplasty techniques have been described. In cartilage-sparing techniques, there are two main suture techniques: Mustarde and Furnas. The aim of this study is to evaluate our clinical outcomes comparing suture techniques.