Revised Nasal Dermoplasty for HHT Patients

  title={Revised Nasal Dermoplasty for HHT Patients},
  author={Kei-ichi Ichimura and Hisashi Kikuchi and Shoichiro Imayoshi and Tomohiko Yamauchi},
  journal={Japanese Journal of Rhinology},
improved postopera-tive intranasal findings. In the presence of septal perforation, the perforation should be repaired before or at least during skin grafting. 
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[Clinical 22-case study of hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia subjects undergoing nasal dermoplasty].

This work reports the experience in 22 cases of HHT undergoing ND seen from January 2000 to November 2009, and modified ND, where bleeding could not be controlled in 3 of 14 cases and subjects undergoing the new technique have enjoyed improved quality of life.




The severe, sometimes daily, nosebleeds of patients with hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia can now be controlled effectively by a surgical procedure called septal dermoplasty, to replace the fragile epithelium in the anterior one-third of the nose by a split-thickness graft of skin from the thigh.

Septal Dermoplasty: A New Operative Procedure for Control of Nosebleeds in Patients with Hereditary Hæmorrhagic Telangiectasia

  • W. Saunders
  • Medicine
    The Journal of Laryngology & Otology
  • 1963
The severe, repeated, lifelong nosebleeds that mark hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia, or Rendu-Osler-Weber disease, are well known to most oto-laryngologists and have been reported from virtually every body surface and into every organ.

Septectomy and Septal Dermoplasty for the Treatment of Severe Transfusion-Dependent Epistaxis in Patients with Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia and Septal Perforation

Combined SD/ST is a safe and effective treatment for HHT patients with transfusion-dependent epistaxis and septal perforation and resulted in a long-lasting subjective improvement in quality of life for all patients.

Morphology and Distribution of Nasal Telangiectasia in HHT-Patients with Epistaxis

The shapes of endonasal telangiectasia in HHT patients are very heterogeneous; predilection sites could first of all be found within the anterior portion of the nose.

Management of epistaxis in hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia. Review of 80 cases.

Intranasal dermoplasty and estrogen therapy have been shown to be the most effective means of managing epistaxis in patients with hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia. In a series of 80 patients

Septal dermoplasty for control of nosebleeds caused by hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia or septal perforations.

  • W. Saunders
  • Medicine
    Transactions - American Academy of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology. American Academy of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology
  • 1960

Septal dermoplsty : Ten years experience

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  • 1968