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VOLUME 5 , ISSUE 1 ( Number, 2013 ) > List of Articles


Nasal Anatomy and Analysis

Guy Kenyon

Citation Information : Kenyon G. Nasal Anatomy and Analysis. Int J Otorhinolaryngol Clin 2013; 5 (1):12-20.

DOI: 10.5005/aijoc-5-1-12

License: CC BY-NC 3.0

Published Online: 01-02-2011

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2013; The Author(s).


This article describes the anatomy of the nose and the principles of analysis of the nose and face that will aid a successful rhinoplasty. The analysis is based on the Caucasian female face and appropriate alterations will be needed in considering male patients and those with a differing ethnicity.

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