Why some patients are unhappy: part 1. Relationship of preoperative nasal deformity to number of operations and a history of abuse or neglect.

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BACKGROUND Trauma (neglect or abuse) can create body shame (different from body dissatisfaction), driving some patients to seek aesthetic surgery. We hypothesized that a trauma history would be related to the severity of the original deformity and the drive to undergo repeated operations. METHODS Descriptive statistics were computed for 100 secondary… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/PRS.0000000000000512

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