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i want to know if the ear flap for new born baby can change

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i want to know if the ear flap for new born baby can change just in one month like the second month of his age,please answer me.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.
Hi--can you describe for me a little more about the change in his ear flap?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

i ask about the outside shape only when i born my son his ear flap was for both sides curve totaly like halve of circle i didnt see him through his second month after i saw baby as my son but his ears in other shape rather long like usual shape the most people have it and also other features changed but the baby grow up soon and can change lettel but the ear out side i know itis not bone but like bone please answer me if it possible to change or not then i know if he is my son or not

Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.
OK Nadia. This isn't unusual for newborns. The ears do tend to change somewhat as the child matures but in time they even out and then both look the same. This is just the cartilage in his ear maturing and I'm sure he is your son
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

please explain for me what does it means child matures and cartilage in his ear cartilage and please be honost with me if the change possible or not for ear just tell me the truth,please.

Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.
The ear cartilage--the tissue that makes up the ear flap--is very changeable at this young age. By maturing I mean the cartilage grows some and becomes a little firmer and harder as the child gets older. Until this happens the shape of the ear flap can change.
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.

i recieved your answers and i need to translate to understand better

and maybe itis enough to have the information.thanks

and i dont know if you have other explaination or that is all,

Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.
No Nadia--what I said is my only opinion. You're welcome
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

thanks

Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.
You are most welcome
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

i have nothing else can i Close the web.

Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.
Yes you can
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

byby dr.chip

Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.
Take care Nadia

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