• 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)
Babin RW, Krause C. The Nasal Dorsum Flap. Arch Otolaryngol. 1978;104(2):82–83. doi:10.1001/archotol.1978.00790020024006
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