It is done to correct PROMINENT EARS, sticking them to the head, EARS DEFORMES, to improve the appearance or BIG, to reduce the size. Most of the cases are made to children between 6 and 14 years old, although at 4 years the ear is almost formed. It is also possible in adults.
Complications, if present, are infrequent and minor in nature. A small percentage develop bruises, which are reabsorbed alone, or aspirated with a syringe. Small scar infections are cured with antibiotics.