• A new dermoplasty technique is described that allows both sides of the nasal septum to be covered with a single split-skin graft. This graft is designed with a narrow central dermal band that covers the septal dorsum and can be buried under the alar tissues. Exposure is obtained via a modified external rhinoplasty approach. The operation has been successfully performed on 11 patients, and in nine of them the graft take was complete.
(Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1992;118:992-993)
Bridger GP. Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia A New Dermoplasty Technique. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1992;118(9):992–993. doi:10.1001/archotol.1992.01880090108028
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