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Do Rib Cartilage Implants Have to Be Replaced or Revised After a Few Years of Use, Like Silicone and Goretex Implants?

I understand and have heard that silicone, goretex and all other synthetic implants for rhinoplasty will eventually have to be replaced (or revised)... READ MORE

My Dorsal Graft Shifted and It Makes my Nose Look Crooked. is It Possible to Remove and Replace with Medpor Before 1 Year Wait?

My Dorsal Graft Shifted and It Makes my Nose Look Crooked is It Possible to Remove and Replace with Medpor Before 1 Year Wait? READ MORE

13yrs Post Rhinoplasty with no Complications: is a Follow up Still Necessary?

I am a 27 year old female of Korean descent and I had the rhinoplastic surgery (silastic?) completed 13 years ago. I am very happy with my results and... READ MORE

How difficult is it to replace a large spreader graft with a smaller one?

Had large spreader grafts put in to fix a collapse. However, I'm missing about 15% of left inferior turb head. The larger graft on that left side is... READ MORE

What grafts can be used to replace missing lateral crura and which graft material would be best?

My PS removed over half of my lateral crura and I now have a severely pinched nasal tip and collapse on either side. I don't believe regular batten or... READ MORE

Do I need a nasal bridge re-placement? (photos)

I had a nasal implant and about three years ago I began to get infections on the inside of my nose, after or during showers, I was able to pop and... READ MORE

Asian patient that had implant removed. Nose never infected. When can I replace the implant?

My bridge implant shifted due to trauma and I had it removed without thinking to ask to replace it in a single surgery. Nose was never infected; I... READ MORE

Does my gore tex implant need to be replaced? (Photo)

I had surgery over 10 years ago. I am 65 years old and really hoping that I won't have to undergo another full-fledged surgery. I guess the implant I... READ MORE

My doctor replaced my splint with a new one just 3 days after rhinoplasty. Will this affect my final result?

He didn't say why,but i noticed he was cheking a part of my nose that had more swelling. Is it common to do that? What would be his reason ? Will this... READ MORE

When the doctor removes rib for rhino how come they don't replace the area missing rib with something?

When the doctor removes rib for rhino how come they don't replace the area missing rib with something so the lung doesnt pop out? Like a silicon rib... READ MORE

Can I put my septal cartilage back in my nose after rhinoplasty?

I did my rhinoplasty 2 years ago using the septal and ear cartilages. Because I was really worried, I removed the silicon that was in my nose and and... READ MORE

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