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Auricular Hematoma Figure 1

Figure 1: Auricular hematoma
Case history and photos

Clinical Signs

Atlas presents with a fluid-filled swelling in the concave portion of the ear.


Auricular hematoma, etiology unknown.


Surgical evacuation of hematoma and closure of cavity.


Hematoma resolved and only minimal scarring.


hematoma of ear
Photo 1: Hematoma can be seen in the concave portion of the ear.

post hematoma
Photo 2: Shows ear following evacuation of hematoma and repair.

Case history and photo courtesy of the Rat & Mouse Club of America

Posted on October 13, 2003, 09:29, Last updated on April 8, 2010, 16:17 | Figures

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