Alar cartilage surgery

Bajram Shaqiri, Beqir Abazi & Adem Limani
Introduction: Alar cartilages are primary nasal tip supporting structure. The aim of alar cartilage surgery is nasal tip alterations in size, rotation and projection. Indications for approaches to the alar cartilage depend on the specific anatomy of the nose and the proposed changes. The aim of this work is to present our experience with alar cartilage surgery. Methods: It is retrospective descriptive study when we used rhinoplasty cases (61) for 3 year (2006–08). From these,...