saddle nose

Type: Term Definitions: 1. a nose with markedly depressed bridge, seen in congenital syphilis, after injury from trauma or operation, or after infection of the nasal septum.
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saddle nose

A nose with markedly depressed bridge, seen in congenital syphilis or after injury from trauma or operation. ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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Saddle nose

Saddle nose is a condition associated with congenital syphilis, relapsing Polychondritis, Wegener`s granulomatosis, cocaine abuse, and Leprosy, among other conditions. It is characterized by a loss of height of the nose, because of the collapse of the bridge. ==Treatment== It can usually be corrected with rhinoplasty. == See also == ...
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