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con·cha

 (kŏng′kə)
n. pl. con·chae (-kē′)
1. Anatomy Any of various structures, such as the external ear, that resemble a shell in shape. Also called conch.
2. Architecture The half dome over an apse.

[Late Latin, semidome, from Latin, mussel shell; see conch.]

con′chal (-kəl) adj.
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cartilage scoring, conchal reduction or concho-mastoid sutures) for correction of prominent ears.
5) A temporalis fascia graft or conchal cartilage graft was harvested and placed over the manubrium mallei and under the annulus.
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In contrast, the CC transducer was held in place by a combination of its own weight and the stiffness of the conchal cartilage.
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In contrast, success rates with various autogenous tissues used for the same application were 13% to 31% for temporalis grafts, 8% for dermis grafts, 25% for conchal cartilage grafts, 12% for costochondral grafts, and 21% for sternoclavicular grafts.
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