dorsal hump

dorsal hump

An enlargement or lump on the nasal bridge. In rhinoplasty a rasp is used to reduce it.
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Ferne said she was unhappy with the hump on the bridge of her nose, noticeable from the side profile, often known as a dorsal hump.
"Dorsal hump removal is a common request for female patients when it comes to a Rhinoplasty procedure as they often desire a more feminine slope to the nose, which Ferne has clearly asked for.
The Middle Eastern nose is known to be comprised of over projecting osseo-cartilaginous vault that is covered by thick skin, numerous pilosebaceous units at the tip, dorsal hump, over projected radix, wide upper two-thirds, nasal deviation, long upper lateral cartilages, asymmetric alar cartilages, short medial crura, tip asymmetry, and acute nasolabial angle.
Narrowing of the nose tip and smoothing of the dorsal hump, to create a more feminine nose.
It's working on the nose.We use a little hammer to fix the dorsal hump (the big bump on your nose).
The secondary effects of these changes include a relative dorsal hump as a result of decreased tip projection, and a longer nose as a result of lobular depression and derotation.
A substantial decrease in the dorsal hump prominence, along with physician and patient satisfaction with the new tip position, indicates that the patient is a good candidate.
Aedeagus with elongate dorsal hump at base, longer than ventral arm; distal arm short; apical plate forms oval ring perpendicular to distal arm with spines on right side continuing along the u-shaped apex.
Dorsal hump at base of aedeagus short and wide, angled toward posterior.
The dorsal hump, formed by a bar of cartilage under the skin, may shield against attack from competitors and block access of competitors to ovipositing females.
We studied the success of these individuals in relation to morphological characters directly involved in competition, including body size and secondary sexual characters (hooked snout, dorsal hump, and breeding coloration), and characters important in swimming performance (fins and caudal peduncle).
Component dorsal hump reduction: The importance of maintaining dorsal aesthetic lines in rhinoplasty.