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Balasubramanian, Thiagarajan Rhinophyma. ENT Scholar.

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    Abstract

    This is a disfigurement of the skin lining the nose. This condition is commonly seen in elderly males. This condition is characterised by slow and progressive hypertrophy of sebaceous glands and connective tissue over the lower portion of dorsum of the nose. The term rhinophyma originates from the Greek word “Rhis” which means nose and “phyma” which means growth. This article attempts to review the hitherto published literature on this subject.

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Rhinophyma, management trends,drtbalu, balasubramanian thiagarajan, ENT scholar, rhinology
    Subjects: Medicine and Dentistry > Others in Medicine and Dentistry > Medicine and Dentistry not elsewhere classified
    Divisions: UNSPECIFIED
    Depositing User: Dr Thiagarajan Balasubramanian
    Date Deposited: 06 Aug 2012 15:18
    Last Modified: 06 Aug 2012 15:18
    URI: http://opendepot.org/id/eprint/1320

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