The use of a Foley catheter in the excision of big nasal ala tumor

Sarah Sabur, Amine El-Harti


The author reports the use of Foley catheter in the excision of big nasal ala tumor. The inflation of the Foley catheter balloon in the nasal antrum before the tumoral excision offer stabilization and immobilization of the nasal ala skin during the procedure.


Nasal alar tumor excision, Nasal ala stabilization, Foley catheter plastic surgery

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