What factors determine the amount of scar tissue formation after a rhinoplasty going into a revision rhinoplasty?
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Scar tissue after rhinoplasty?
all of the things you mentioned contribute to scar formation after rhinoplasty. And exam would be necessary to determine what needs to be done with your nose. See a very experienced revision rhinoplasty surgeon who is familiar with these issues.
Scar tissue formation for a revision rhinoplasty
There are many variables in the healing process with a rhinoplasty and especially revision rhinoplasty. The thickness of the skin, contraction forces on healing, the previous alterations in the normal anatomy from the primary rhinoplasty. The tip of the nose is usually has the thickest skin, so that healing can be quite variable