Tip Nuances for the Nose of African Descent

Chuma J. Chike-Obi, Derek O Boahene, Jamal M. Bullocks, Anthony E. Brissett

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Abstract

Patients of African descent are seeking rhinoplasties today more than ever. As a result, the rhinoplasty surgeon must be aware of the ethnic, cultural, anatomic, and surgical issues pertaining to this patient population. In this article, the nuances of rhinoplasty as it pertains to the nasal tip in patients of African descent are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)194-201
Number of pages8
JournalFacial plastic surgery : FPS
Volume28
Issue number2
DOIs
StateAccepted/In press - Apr 2012

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Keywords

  • African
  • African-American
  • ethnic
  • nasal tip
  • rhinoplasty

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  • Surgery

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Chike-Obi, C. J., Boahene, D. O., Bullocks, J. M., & Brissett, A. E. (Accepted/In press). Tip Nuances for the Nose of African Descent. Facial plastic surgery : FPS, 28(2), 194-201. https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0032-1309299

Tip Nuances for the Nose of African Descent. / Chike-Obi, Chuma J.; Boahene, Derek O; Bullocks, Jamal M.; Brissett, Anthony E.

In: Facial plastic surgery : FPS, Vol. 28, No. 2, 04.2012, p. 194-201.

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Chike-Obi, CJ, Boahene, DO, Bullocks, JM & Brissett, AE 2012, 'Tip Nuances for the Nose of African Descent', Facial plastic surgery : FPS, vol. 28, no. 2, pp. 194-201. https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0032-1309299
Chike-Obi, Chuma J. ; Boahene, Derek O ; Bullocks, Jamal M. ; Brissett, Anthony E. / Tip Nuances for the Nose of African Descent. In: Facial plastic surgery : FPS. 2012 ; Vol. 28, No. 2. pp. 194-201.
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