Three uses of one paraffin impregnated gauze in rhinoplasty (but not as a pack)

Three uses of one paraffin impregnated gauze in rhinoplasty (but not as a pack) Eur J Plast Surg (2004) 27:152–153 DOI 10.1007/s00238-004-0628-8 LE TT ER TO T H E E DITOR K. S. Govindan Three uses of one paraffin impregnated gauze in rhinoplasty (but not as a pack) Received: 9 January 2004 / Accepted: 31 March 2004 / Published online: 26 May 2004 Springer-Verlag 2004 Sirs, Use of scissors is a better alternative. The tip of the Paraffin impregnated gauze has been used widely as a non scissors is coated with paraffin (from paper wrapped adherent dressing material [1]. Use of paraffin impreg- around Jelonet) and is used to cut the hair from the an- nated gauze (Jelonet, Smith and Nephew) as a nasal pack terior nares. The hair sticks to the paraffin coated scissors after rhinoplasty surgery has been losing its place since (Fig. 1) and is easily removed making the field of surgery the reporting of paraffinoma [2, 3]. At present surgeons less messy and preventing hairs being dislodged in nasal are using sponge nasal packs or Whiteheads varnish im- cavity. pregnated ribbon gauze as nasal packs. But still, paraffin 2. It can be used as a layer of dressing over the dorsum has a role in rhinoplasty operation. The uses http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png European Journal of Plastic Surgery Springer Journals

Three uses of one paraffin impregnated gauze in rhinoplasty (but not as a pack)

Loading next page...
 
/lp/springer_journal/three-uses-of-one-paraffin-impregnated-gauze-in-rhinoplasty-but-not-as-GGzQRNwRWU
Publisher
Springer-Verlag
Copyright
Copyright © 2004 by Springer-Verlag
Subject
Medicine
ISSN
0930-343X
eISSN
1435-0130
D.O.I.
10.1007/s00238-004-0628-8
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

References

You’re reading a free preview. Subscribe to read the entire article.


DeepDyve is your
personal research library

It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.

Enjoy affordable access to
over 12 million articles from more than
10,000 peer-reviewed journals.

All for just $49/month

Explore the DeepDyve Library

Unlimited reading

Read as many articles as you need. Full articles with original layout, charts and figures. Read online, from anywhere.

Stay up to date

Keep up with your field with Personalized Recommendations and Follow Journals to get automatic updates.

Organize your research

It’s easy to organize your research with our built-in tools.

Your journals are on DeepDyve

Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.

All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.

See the journals in your area

Monthly Plan

  • Read unlimited articles
  • Personalized recommendations
  • No expiration
  • Print 20 pages per month
  • 20% off on PDF purchases
  • Organize your research
  • Get updates on your journals and topic searches

$49/month

Start Free Trial

14-day Free Trial

Best Deal — 39% off

Annual Plan

  • All the features of the Professional Plan, but for 39% off!
  • Billed annually
  • No expiration
  • For the normal price of 10 articles elsewhere, you get one full year of unlimited access to articles.

$588

$360/year

billed annually
Start Free Trial

14-day Free Trial