I am interesting in using fascia for my nose augmentation but I am not sure how where it is extracted from and how the procedure is like
How Does Fascia Work in Nose Augmentation?
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Fascia for rhinoplasty
Fascia is harvested from the scalp in the temporal area. It is used in thin skinned individual is to help with contour irregularities. It is usually wrapped around a piece of cartilage to camouflage the edges of the cartilage graft during a rhinoplasty
Fascia Tissue in Rhinoplasty
Temporalis fascia for contour grafting and dorsal augmentation in Asian rhinoplasty
Fascia is a pliable, thin graft material that provides great coverage of contour irregularities, or can be sutured into a "wrap" containing fine diced cartilage (FDC) to provide a pliable dorsal augmetnation graft. It has great long-term survival and delivers predictable results.
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Fascia in rhinoplasty.
Fascia is used to help soften and augment the nose. It is not used for primary structure where Cartilage is better.
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