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A pterygium is a benign or noncancerous growth that develops on the conjunctiva or mucous membrane that covers the white part of your eye. It is usually triangular in shape. In some cases, a pterygium can extend to the cornea (the clear part of your eye that covers your iris …

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Preauricular Sinus

A preauricular sinus is a small opening or pit adjacent to the external ear. It is a congenital malformation that present at birth. Also known as a congenital auricular fistula, a congenital preauricular fistula, an ear pit or a preauricular cyst, usually becomes more apparent later in life.

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Loss of Sense of Smell

Why Can’t I Smell Durian? (Loss of Sense of Smell) Introduction The loss of sense of smell occurs when there are problems in the nasal cavity, nasal structure, olfactory nerve (neural system responsible for the sense of smell) or a problem in the brain. Most of us have experienced a …

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Ear Keloid

Keloid is a sharply elevated, irregularly shaped, progressively enlarging scar, due to excessive collagen formation in the process of tissue repair and wound healing. They may occur anywhere on our body. They most commonly developed on the earlobes, arms, pelvic region and chest.

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