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glabellar mucous cyst

Tuesday 23 March 2021

Etiology

- after rhinoplasty

  • Ectopic free mucosal graft implantation during surgical treatment, herniation of mucosa through intranasal incisions, or improper clearing of mucous epithelial remnants and bony or cartilage parts during the operation are the most accepted theories for the formation of mucous cysts after rhinoplasty.

Paywall references

- https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/20069324/