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Modified Z-plasty of the internal nasal valve - to treat mechanical nasal obstruction: How we do it.

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Summary of "Modified Z-plasty of the internal nasal valve - to treat mechanical nasal obstruction: How we do it."

The internal nasal valve (INV) is bound by the nasal septum, inferior turbinate and the upper lateral cartilage (ULC). It is the most important determinant of nasal airflow, and critical for nasal breathing. The normal internal nasal valve angle is 10-15 .  Even a small change in the INV angle can have a significant impact on nasal airflow. This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved.

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Name: Clinical otolaryngology : official journal of ENT-UK ; official journal of Netherlands Society for Oto-Rhino-Laryngology & Cervico-Facial Surgery
ISSN: 1749-4486
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