Prosthetic Management of Post Brent Surgery in Microtia Repair: A Case Series
Meenakshi A1, Aishwarya Rani R2* and Kishor Kumar MK2
1Professor and HOD, Department of Prosthodontics, Tamilnadu Government Dental College and Hospital, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India
2Postgraduate Student, Department of Prosthodontics, Tamilnadu Government Dental College and Hospital, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India
*Corresponding Author: Aishwarya Rani R, Postgraduate Student, Department of Prosthodontics, Tamilnadu Government Dental College and Hospital, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India.
Received: September 12, 2022; Published: October 05, 2022
Microtia encompasses a spectrum of congenital anomalies of the auricle earlier reconstruction may lead to better psychological outcomes. Brent technique for microtia repair has successful long-term outcomes with minimal incidence of infection, extrusion and hematoma. This paper highlights the fabrication of acrylic stent that enables the separation and projection of reconstructed ear with the use of innovative technique used for retaining the auricular stent.
Keywords: Auricular Stent; Brent Surgery; Microtia Repair; Auriculocephalic Sulcus
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