Does harvested cartilage for rhinoplasty likely to shift position? Move from where it was planted? And warp? (photos)
4 months ago
hi im just, asian,im planning to have rhinoplasty this year. im thinking about using own cartilage specifically rib cartilage for nasal bridge.i thnk i nid tiplasty and alarplasty. i never had nose job before. i still have my ear cartilage intact but then im concern that it will not be enough to augment my bridge as how i like it. i lack bridge definition on the front view & looks wide wen smiling. will diced rib crtilage prevent the warping but still give a well defined bridge?
Doctor Answers (1)
Diced cartilage can be used from septum or ear rather than rib graft.
Kenneth Hughes, MD
Los Angeles, CA
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