- Nasal septal hematoma
Because the septal cartilage has no blood supply of itself and receives all of its nutrients and oxygen from the perichondrium. An untreated septal hematoma may lead to destruction of the septum. Immediate drainage is necessary. Septal hematomas can cause a saddle nose deformity.
- ^ Ginsburg CM (April 1998). "Nasal septal hematoma". Pediatr Rev 19 (4): 142–3. PMID 9557069. http://www.pedsinreview.org/cgi/pmidlookup?view=long&pmid=9557069.
- ^ Dubach P, Aebi C, Caversaccio M (December 2008). "Late-onset posttraumatic septal hematoma and abscess formation in a six-year-old Tamil girl--case report and literature review". Rhinology 46 (4): 342–4. PMID 19146008.
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