Introduction: Microtia is considered as a congenital anomaly of ear manifested by a small, abnormally shaped auricle. It is usually accompanied by a narrow, blocked or absent auditory canal. This case report delineates the fabrication of an auricular prosthesis in an inexpensive innovative manner aiming to help lots of economically challenged patient.
Patient: A 25 yrs old male dental student reported to Guru Nanak Institute of Dental Sciences, Kolkata, and West Bengal, India having microtia of left ear.
Discussion: Fabrication of aesthetically acceptable ear prosthesis presents a unique challenge to a dental surgeon in the form of inexpensive palliative care.
Conclusion: The present article tries to illuminate an innovative inexpensive way of auricular prosthesis fabrication.