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Renal ultrasonography not required in babies with isolated minor ear anomalies
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    Ear tags and renal anomalies: lack of association

    Dear Editor

    I read this paper with interest. This putative association is another example of a "factoid" that has been handed down as fact from one generation of clinicans to the next. It would be interesting to know the origin. We reviewed the evidence in our journal club some years ago( below) and came to the same conclusion: urinary tract abnormalities and preauricular skin tags The presence of preauricular skin t...

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