Asian rhinoplasty, implant or rib cartilage? (Photo)
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Either option is reasonable. Implant versus rib cartilage.
Chase Lay, MD
Double board-certified facial plastic surgeon
Asian Facial Plastic Specialist
Rib Cartilage - it depends how you use it for Asian Rhinoplasty
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