UAE: Surgeon reconstructs severed nose of man using skin from forehead

The guy experienced the injury after sliding and also dropping stairs

Physicians have actually rebuilded the nose of a 24-year-old guy by implanting skin from his temple after his nose was partly removed after he dropped on a sharp things

The mishap took place when Nishan Gurung was moving holiday accommodation in Jebel Ali on June 6. As the Nepali proprietor was strolling down a stairs with blades and also various other kitchen area devices, he slid and also dropped onto a sharp things.

” After I saw blood exuding from the injury, I rested on the stairs and also attempted to quit the blood loss with my Tee. It took me a long time to know what had actually occurred. A couple of mins later on, I called my close friend for aid. Also after that, I did not understand that a component of my nose had actually been removed. It was just when my close friend came and also took me to the space when I discovered that component of my nose had actually removed,” described Gurung.

The guy chosen versus looking for clinical aid as it was late in the evening and also he had actually currently used ice to quit the blood loss.

The following day, when Gurung mosted likely to Aster Medical facility, Mankhool, the physicians there referred him to the cosmetic surgeon in Aster Medical facility, Al Qusais– Dr Rajkumar Ramachandran, an expert in cosmetic surgery.

” The physician notified me that I needed to go through an intricate treatment that would certainly happen in 2 phases. In the initial stage, the physician would certainly take a skin flap from the temple and also mold it right into the form of a nose that would certainly match mine. In the 2nd phase, the rebuilt nose was affixed to the cut part and also accompanied stitches,” included Gurung.

Gurung went through the very first treatment on June 11, and also the 2nd treatment 3 weeks apart, on July 5. The procedure was a success, and also Gurung reacted well to the therapy.

Dr Ramachandran stated that Gurung would certainly take three-six months to recoup entirely. “We have actually repaired his nose with a skin flap from his temple, which has excellent matching top qualities keeping that of the nose. It would certainly spend some time for the injury to entirely recover. He will certainly after that have a great cosmesis,” stated the physician.

” As soon as the injury heals, the nose will certainly look regular. Gurung would certainly after that have the ability to really feel and also notice his nose,” Dr Rajkumar described.

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