Surgical Treatment of Rhinophyma: A Comparison of Techniques

  title={Surgical Treatment of Rhinophyma: A Comparison of Techniques},
  author={Paolo Bogetti and Mario Boltri and Giada Spagnoli and Massimo Dolcet},
  journal={Aesthetic Plastic Surgery},
Rhinophyma is a rare disease that primarily affects Caucasian men in the fifth to seventh decades of life, characterized by a progressive thickening of nasal skin, which produces a disfiguring soft-tissue hypertrophy of the nose. Severe cosmetic deformity and impairment of breathing may coexist, making the surgical treatment necessary. The authors are… CONTINUE READING