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Asan Medical Center reconstructed new nose for a Chinese man

September 30, 2014

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Mr. Wang from China lost his almost all part of his nose as he suffered from cancer. Dr. Choi, Jong-Woo, of plastic surgery dept., Asan Medical Center, performed ‘head and neck reconstruction’ with ‘free flap surgery’ and ‘forehead falp surgery’. From Dr. Choi’s surgery, normal functions of his nose was recovered like filteration and immune system. Also, his nose skin was regenerated by his forehead skin which was similar to his facial skin in terms of texture and color.Source: http://www.amc.seoul.kr/asan/information/journal/journalDetail.do?journalId=11987


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