Paula and Bobby
Parents of Lillie
Low-set, posteriorly rotated ears
Understanding ear related symptoms and features.
Symptoms may affect multiple parts of the body. Understanding which part of the body a symptom affects, can help us to better understand the potential underlying causes of a symptom, including a rare disease or genetic syndrome.
The ear is a part of the auditory system of the body. The auditory system includes the ear itself and its parts: the inner, middle and outer ear.
Symptoms affecting the ears may be congenital, present at birth, or they may develop later in life. Sometimes surgery may be an option to correct them.
Symptoms relating to the ears may affect their structure and function including their ability to hear, other times they may simply affect the shape or appearance of the ear without any impact on hearing.
What are Low-set, posteriorly rotated ears?
Ears that are lower set on the face than normal, and rotated backwards. The upper insertion of the ear to the scalp is below an imaginary line which passes through the inner part of the eyes.
The axis of the ear should be parallel to the face line. In posteriorly rotated the larger part of the ear creates a backward angle with this parallel line.
What should I do next?
In some instances low-set, posteriorly rotated ears may be one of the features of a rare disease or genetic syndrome. In this case fast, targeted genetic analysis can give you a more accurate diagnosis.
Low-set posteriorly rotated ears.
More than 250,000 patients successfully analyzed. Clarify any concerns you may have and get tested online today.Start Here!
Explore the most detected symptoms in our system (numbers are global and based on the data from 120 countries):
What is FDNA Telehealth?
FDNA Telehealth is a leading digital health company that provides faster access to accurate genetic analysis.
With a hospital technology recommended by leading geneticists, our unique platform connects patients with genetic experts to answer their most pressing questions and clarify any concerns they may have about their symptoms.
Benefits of FDNA Telehealth
Our platform is currently used by over 70% of geneticists and has been used to diagnose over 250,000 patients worldwide.
FDNA Telehealth provides facial analysis and screening in minutes, followed by fast access to genetic counselors and geneticists.
Ease of Use
Our seamless process begins with an initial online diagnosis by a genetic counselor and follows by consultations with geneticists and genetic testing.
Accuracy & Precision
Advanced artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities and technology with a 90% accuracy rate for a more accurate genetic analysis.
Faster access to genetic counselors, geneticists, genetic testing, and a diagnosis. As fast as within 24 hours if required. Save time and money.
Privacy & Security
We guarantee the utmost protection of all images and patient information. Your data is always safe, secure, and encrypted.