A basis for a morphometric approach to disorders of the hair follicle. Also skin resurfacing with peels and laser devices. Traditionally, rib cartilage was used for only major reconstructive nasal operations, but more recently the number and type of grafts that are used in rhinoplasty have increased at least fold as rib graft use became more prevalent in even primary cosmetic rhinoplasty. Collagen Collagen is a major component of human connective tissues, such as skin, cartilage, vasculature, and bone. Multiple biological, synthetic, and genetically derived factors; bioengineered tissue substitutes; vacuum-assisted closure devices; and hyperbaric oxygen therapies allow clinicians to proactively treat facial wounds and reduce wound-healing complications, such as infection and scar formation. PLLA is a deep tissue regenerator that provides soft tissue augmentation through stimulation of fibroblast production.
Reconstruction of the external ear can be performed with prosthetic ear replacement, prosthetic frameworks, and autologous cartilage.
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This questionnaire study measures health utility scores for the objective assessment of sex-specific alopecia and hair transplant surgery and assesses perception of alopecia compared with other chronic health conditions by laypersons. This Surgical Pearl presents the technique for the superiorly pediculated SMAS ligament flap to hide nasal tip irregularities at the end of rhinoplasty. Le Fort I fractures horizontal often result from a directed force on the maxillary alveolar rim in a downward direction. Facial plastic surgeons complete American Board of Medical Specialties—accredited residency training in otolaryngology as well as a 1- to 2-year facial plastic surgery fellowship. Endoscopic approach to orbital blowout fracture repair. Support Center Support Center. BOTOX is 4 times more potent on a per unit basis than Dysport, and both are used for cosmetic purposes.