Lateral nasal wall insufficiency is typically divided into 2 zones. In zone 1 deficiency, we have found the bone-anchored suture, placed via external rhinoplasty approach, to be very effective.
Author Affiliations: Division of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California.
Lieberman DM, Most SP. Lateral Nasal Wall Suspension Using a Bone-Anchored Suture Technique. Arch Facial Plast Surg. 2010;12(2):113. doi:10.1001/archfacial.2010.9