Skip to Content

Mozart ear

Pronunciation: mot'sahrt

Definition: a deformity of the pinna where the two crura of the antihelix and the crus of the helix are fused, giving a bulging appearance of the superior part of the pinna.

[Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, 1756–1791, composer, was said to have had this deformity]

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.