Cleft Nose Reconstruction (Rhinoplasty)
B. ADVANCED UNILATERAL CLEFT RHINOPLASTY To improve outcomes of difficult unilateral cleft rhinoplasty, additional resorbable material, plates or sheets, may be used. Inserted in the nose, they both support the nasal structure and the additionally augmented cartilage at the nasal dome, the lobular segment, the intermediate, lateral, and often the medial crura in the columella.
Book: Cleft Ultimate Treatment -- Oro-facial and Cranio-maxillo-facial Deformities (Second Edition) Authors: Dr. Kurt Butow and Dr. Roger Z...