Diced cartilage in fascia (D.C.F) was used in silicone-related contracted nose patient.
She had a silicone implant on the nose and the tip was up-rotated due to contracture.
Her nose looked short and the tip was upturned.
Silicone was removed from the dorsum and the deficient dorsum was filled with diced rib cartilage in temporalis fascia.
Her tip was elongated using septal extension graft and tip grafts.
After surgery, her dorsum looks natrual and the tip was refined with optimal lengthening.
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If you have thin skin or infection or need to do revision surgery, then you don’t have to use artifical implant.
In this case, autologous material is good.
One of autologous material that you can choose is D.C.F.
Fascia is the body’s connective tissue. and slicing rib or ear cartilage into fine pieces. and wrping diced cartilage in fascia as a sausage shape and graft on the dorsum.