Porous Polyethylene Implants for Nasal Reconstruction: Clinical and Histologic Studies

@article{Niechajev1999PorousPI,
  title={Porous Polyethylene Implants for Nasal Reconstruction: Clinical and Histologic Studies},
  author={Igor A. Niechajev},
  journal={Aesthetic Plastic Surgery},
  year={1999},
  volume={23},
  pages={395-402}
}
This paper describes a technique of using Medpor porous high-density polyethylene implants for nasal reconstruction and chin augmentation. This biocompatible material has been used successfully during the last decade for various applications in the reconstruction of the facial skeleton. Among its most frequent uses are repair of the orbital floor and reconstruction of the burned ear, which became standard methods at many centers. Relatively little experience is, at present, on hand concerning… CONTINUE READING
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