Aesthetic auricular reconstruction with autologous rib cartilage grafts in adult microtia patients. Han SE(1), Lim SY(1), Pyon JK(1), Bang SI(1).
A review of options for microtia reconstruction, the integration of bone is large enough to make an adult-sized ear to match the opposite side.
Bethan was born with microtia, a condition where an ear is too small or absent. Microtia is often paired with other conditions, in Bethan's case hemifacial.