Case 11


Case 11

[Farrior\, Edward H.]

Major Deformity

Under-projected tip

Minor Deformities

Over-rotated tip, deep radix, dorsal hump, bulbous tip


This 45-year-old man with no history of nasal trauma presented with concerns about “the bump” on his nose and the “piggish” appearance to the nose ( Fig. 11.1A–H ).

Fig. 11.1 (A–D) Preoperative photos of patient.

Analysis of Preoperative Photos

The tip is under-projected and over-rotated with a long upper lip. The columella is short and the tip is bulbous. There is a real and also a relative dorsal hump due to the deep radix. There is medium skin thickness.

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Jul 7, 2020 | Posted by in OTOLARYNGOLOGY | Comments Off on Case 11

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