Harvest of Autogenous Tissues

  • Man Koon Suh


This chapter discusses harvest techniques of autogenous cartilages and soft tissues used in Asian rhinoplasty, which include auricular cartilage, septal cartilage, costal cartilage, dermofat, and temporal fascia.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Man Koon Suh
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  1. 1.JW Plastic Surgery CenterSeoulSouth Korea

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