[Apropos of a case of infection after esthetic rhinoplasty].

@article{Abifadel1990AproposOA,
  title={[Apropos of a case of infection after esthetic rhinoplasty].},
  author={M Abifadel and Julio Real and Jean Marie Servant and Pierre Banzet},
  journal={Annales de chirurgie plastique et esthetique},
  year={1990},
  volume={35 5},
  pages={415-7}
}
Infection after rhinoplasty is infrequent occurring in less than 1% of cases. When it does occur it may be due to devascularised spicule of bone or in a hematoma. Of much less frequent occurrence is the toxic shock syndrome associated or not with nasal packing and due to staphylococcus aureus. When administering prophylactic antibiotic in nasal surgery one… CONTINUE READING