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A chondroma of the nasal alar cartilage

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An unexpected, extremely rare, alar cartilage tumor in a patient presenting for rhinoplasty is described.

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Correspondence to: K. Agrawal

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Agrawal, K., Mishra, S. & Ratnakar, C. A chondroma of the nasal alar cartilage. Eur J Plast Surg 17, 34–35 (1994). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00176501

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Key words

  • Chondroma
  • Neoplasm
  • Nose neoplasm