supratip

supratip

(soo′pră-tĭp″)
The nasal region where the inferior region of the nasal dorsum meets the tip of the nose. Deformities sometimes occur in this area during botched rhinoplasties.
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Supratip step-off was observed in one patient on the 7[sup]th day after surgery and corrected by external reshaping and continued fixation of the mold without operation.
5 cm of the distal and lateral aspect of the nose particularly defects involving the lateral tip supratip or defects near the tip 17-19.
In 3 patients with a bony hump and supratip depression, bony hump was rounded off and supratip was augmented with cartilage graft.
Corticosteroid injections to the supratip area for prolonged swelling were required in 2 patients.
Alar swing procedure could be used for the correction of minor supratip depressions.
Persistent convexity of the dorsum can be camouflaged with the implant placed into the radix and into the supratip area.
5-cm infiltrative, pearly lesion extended from the left nasal supratip to the left alar groove.