Absorption + Rhinoplasty
For my primary rhinoplasty, my PS made an incision in my hair and took cartilage from the layer underneath my hair and he also used ear cartilage. How... READ MORE
Hello, I recently had an augmentation rhinoplasty with my own rib cartilage and the surgeon purposely over-augmented the graft to compensate for... READ MORE
There's a chance I'll need rib grafting (my own) for revision & I keep reading conflicting information. I'm wondering the general opinions of... READ MORE
I had a rhinoplasty 20 yrs ago,only to the nasal base.Since last year,pimple like on the inside of my nose,quite visible.Last week sore and it bled... READ MORE
I had primary rhinoplasty two weeks ago. I had ear cartilage used to augment the nasal bridge. I'm concerned that the cartilage will resorb. My course... READ MORE
About the sutures used in bulbous nasal tip reduction. What happens after the sutures have been absorbed?
I asked a question about those before and most answers said you could use dissolvable sutures to shape the cartilage. What happens after the sutures... READ MORE
11 months ago I had a septoplasty to correct my deviated septum; during the surgery, performed by an ENT/ plastic surgeon doctor, the doctor placed a... READ MORE
I want to have autologous rhinoplasty but I am so worry about the absorptivity of ear cartilage on nose bridge and tip of the nose . Is it possible... READ MORE
I understand many surgeons use absorbable sutures for the domes. however, my surgeon used nylon sutures for the domes. Does this mean my good shape of... READ MORE
Immediately following surgery my tear troughs were black and blue and filled with blood. My plastic surgeon says it will absorb on it's own but it has... READ MORE
I was once told that cartilage grafts can potentially reabsorb if there is an infection. Now, I am concerned because I have developed a mild tooth... READ MORE
Hello, I'd like to know if sweat/perspiration due to sport activities could have an effets onto nose cartilage grafts, more particularly shield... READ MORE
Will fillers on an already augmented nasal bridge cause any shift or absorption on the cartilage, or is it OK to do so?
I have done rhinoplasty with nose cartilage augmentation on the bridge of my nose, i feel is it still under augmented and short. I would like to use... READ MORE