Early Results and Description of a New Modification of Spreader Graft to Enlarge Nasal Valve Area: Modified Triangular Spreader Graft


Sahin M. S. , ÖZMEN Ö. A.

JOURNAL OF CRANIOFACIAL SURGERY, vol.27, no.4, pp.839-842, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/scs.0000000000002597
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CRANIOFACIAL SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.839-842

Abstract

Objective: Nasal valve area is an important, functional part of nose and there are several different methods that have been used to enlarge that area for a better breathing function. In this study, the authors aimed to study the efficacy of a new spreader graft modification that was crafted in a triangular shape to enlarge nasal valve area.