October 26th, 2011
|24 year old female from Egypt with a congenital cleft lip/palate/nose deformity who underwent surgery in New York to reconstruct her nose and upper lip deformities. Patient is shown only 1 week after surgery. Patient underwent revision rhinoplasty with septal and auricular cartilage grafts to correct her nasal deformities and a direct upper lip advancement and augmentation. Note patient is still swollen and red since she is only one week postoperatively from surgery. She had to go back to her country at 10 days and will visit Dr Rizk in future for further photos and followup. Patient required multiple grafts to straighten the nose and septum and had extensive deprojection of her tip/supratip complex done as well. She also had a severe deviated nasal septum repaired with septoplasty which is also typical with this congenital deformity.|
October 19th, 2011
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October 18th, 2011
|13 year old female with history of 2 previous nasal fractures who developed a crooked nose with a nasal bump as well as difficulty breathing after her injuries. Patient was also teased and bullied regarding her nose. Patient showed other signs and symptoms of full growth such as a fixed shoe size and having had her menses. Patient is shown before surgery and early after surgery (2 weeks). Notice nose is crooked and tip is bulbous in addition to profile drooping and nasal bump. Realize also patient’s nose is out of proportion to her small face.|
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