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A “Turkey Ear” Persisting for 5 Decades

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Article Information

Corresponding Author: Nadav Astman, MD, PhD, Department of Dermatology, Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan 5262000, Israel (nadavastman@gmail.com).

Published Online: March 3, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2020.5832

Conflict of Interest Disclosures: None reported.

Additional Contributions: We thank the patient’s family for granting permission to publish this information. We thank Ohad Hilly, MD (Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Department at Rabin Medical Center); Anna Lyakhovitsky, MD, and Sharon Baum, MD (Department of Dermatology at Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer); and Dov Polisky, MD (consultant), for assisting in professional guidance and comments on this case. Compensation was not received.

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