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There seems to be a hump on my nose, and the nostrils are also thick and heavy? (photo)

so wht will be d bst possible case 4 narrowin down my nose tip? what grafts cartilage will be best suited?also do the rib cartilage extraction from chest needs an additional operation?? and if yes then will it be a major one?? or a minor 1-2 hrs procedure??

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There seems to be a hump on my nose, and the nostrils are also thick and heavy?

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Your nose can be improved with a variety of techniques, which will not require cartilage grafts or rib extraction.

Kenneth Hughes, MD

Los Angeles, CA

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