Prominent ears have been an aesthetic concern throughout history, with otoplasty dating back to the fifth century BC. An estimated five percent of the population has an ear malformation, with one or two percent of the population sporting prominent ears.
Prominent ears protrude from the head more than is typical, resting at a twenty-five degree angle, which makes them stick out. Sometimes bullies in the playground will refer to this as "dumbo ears".
Although doctors can correct s ... READ