[Skip to Navigation]
February 1978

The Nasal Dorsum Flap

Author Affiliations

From the Department of Otolaryngology and Maxillofacial Surgery, The University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics, Iowa City. Dr Krause is now with the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.

Arch Otolaryngol. 1978;104(2):82-83. doi:10.1001/archotol.1978.00790020024006

• Closure of full-thickness defects of the nasal tip and dorsum requires both a satisfactory functional and an acceptable cosmetic result. The nasal dorsum flap is particularly well suited for closure of many such defects. The basic design of the flap, as well as several useful modifications, are discussed.

(Arch Otolaryngol 104:82-83, 1978)

Add or change institution