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Solitary or multiple, unilateral or bilateral connective tissue or cartilaginous tubercles in the vicinity of the ear. Aetiopathogenetically, it is an overshot formation of the dorsal part of the first branchial arch, which forms the tragus.
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The anomaly occurs in one in 500-1000 newborns. In about 10% of cases, bilateral involvement is observed.
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Incoming links (6)Branchiogenic cartilage nevus; Cartilage nevus, branchiogenic; Cartilaginous nevus; Ear malformations; Goldenhar syndrome; Wildervanck syndrome;
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