The Rhinoplasty, Nose Job in Male to Female Transgender patient aims to soften and refine the nose to give a more feminine appearance. The Nose Job frequently requires reduction in the size of the nose, narrowing of the bony nose and nostrils, together with refinement and lifting of the nose tip to give a natural female nose or feminization of the nose. Breathing If you have difficulty breathing from either nostril, this should be corrected at time of your Rhinoplasty surgery. Hay fever This may be troublesome after operation. Take antihistamines starting 1 day before your surgery and continue for 5 or 6 days after. Smoking Essential to stop at least 3 weeks before surgery and until wounds are fully healed or at least 3 weeks after.
Sex reassignment surgery SRS is known by a variety of names, including gender reassignment surgery GRS , sex change surgery, sex affirmation procedures, and genital reconstruction surgery. These procedures, which are known clinically as genitoplasty procedures, are done to surgically change the genitalia from one gender to another. For most patients undergoing SRS, the surgery is performed in order to match their physical gender with what they feel emotionally and intuitively is their true gender. This condition, known as gender dysphoria or gender identity disorder, is rare but becoming more widely diagnosed.
Nasal schematic representations and clinical preoperative and 6-month postoperative photographs of a patient who underwent rhinoplasty for nasal feminization. The nasal dorsum was lowered, and medial and lateral osteotomies were performed. Arch Facial Plast Surg. Correspondence: Hesham A. Global assessments of facial profile were performed, and nasofrontal, nasolabial, and supratip angles and the Goode ratio were objectively measured.