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Effectiveness of subspinal Le Fort I osteotomy in preventing postoperative nasal deformation

  • Hong Du
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    16th Department, Plastic Surgery Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Peking Union Medical College, #33 Badachu Road, Shijingshan District, Beijing 100144, PR China
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  • Dong Zhang
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    16th Department, Plastic Surgery Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Peking Union Medical College, #33 Badachu Road, Shijingshan District, Beijing 100144, PR China
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  • Jiuli Zhao
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    1st Department, Plastic Surgery Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Peking Union Medical College, #33 Badachu Road, Shijingshan District, Beijing 100144, PR China
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  • Xiaolei Jin
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    16th Department, Plastic Surgery Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Peking Union Medical College, #33 Badachu Road, Shijingshan District, Beijing 100144, PR China
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      We have read with great interest the article entitled “Effectiveness of subspinal Le Fort I osteotomy in preventing postoperative nasal deformation” by Yamashsita Y et al.
      • Yamashsita Y.
      • Iwai T.
      • Honda K.
      • et al.
      Effectiveness of subspinal Le Fort I osteotomy in preventing postoperative nasal deformation.
      in a recent issue of the journal. The author conduct a comparison between the conventional Le Fort I osteotomy (CLFIO) and subspinal Le Fort I osteotomy (SLFIO) in controlling undesirable nasal changes. We are appreciated that the authors provide us the worthy clinical results, especially the effective surgical techniques to minimize nasal profile changes. In this communication, we would like to propose some opinions to the authors.
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