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Figure 4: Illustration of a conchal bowl defect after a wide excision of a basal cell carcinoma (cartilage removed with the tumor) (A). Design of the flap in the postauricular and mastoid region (B). Flap dissection preserving a superior and inferior subcutaneous pedicle (C). The flap was pulled through the conchal defect (D) and sutured in place (E). Two-month postoperative photograph (F)

Figure 4: Illustration of a conchal bowl defect after a wide excision of a basal cell carcinoma (cartilage removed with the tumor) (A). Design of the flap in the postauricular and mastoid region (B). Flap dissection preserving a superior and inferior subcutaneous pedicle (C). The flap was pulled through the conchal defect (D) and sutured in place (E). Two-month postoperative photograph (F)