hi i had an otoplasty done two years ago and they have healed with no problems, i was just wondering if piercing my cartilage would affect this surgery... i know all about infection risks etc.. i just want to know how high the risk is, for ruining the pinning back of my ears?
Piercing Cartilage After an Otoplasty? (photo)
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Conchal Piercing after Otoplasty Surgery?
Thank you for the question and picture. Your conchal piercing should not affect the results of the otoplasty.
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