Rhinoplasty – Open with Functional Airway
Individual results may vary.Case ID: 3568
Frontal: Pre op inspiration view - repaired at operation with tripod configuration cartilage grafts
The patient is a young woman who had external valve collapse (her nostrils could not support strong inspiration) as well as a dorsal hump. She had a rhinoplasty with septum harvested for cartilage grafts to support the tip and nostrils like a tripod. She had improved breathing with a structurally stable nose as well as less deviation and reduced dorsal hump.