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Founded in 1999, the Atresia/Microtia Online E-mail Support Group (AMOESG) is a rare disorder internet support group for patients and families affected by aural atresia and/or microtia. Aural atresia is a condition in which the external ear canal is absent or underdeveloped. Microtia is a deformity or absence of the outer ear. As an online support group, the Atresia/Microtia Online Email Support Group is intended as a forum for patients and their families worldwide. This forum allows patients to network with one another and also with healthcare professionals. Atresia/Microtia Online Email Support Group strives to educate both patients and the general public.
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