Thanks to rhinoplasty which is the most commonly performed cosmetic surgery in Turkey, the size, shape of the nose and the general appearance of the face can be changed. In addition, respiratory problems due to sinusitis, polyps, concha and deviated septum are also eliminated by the advanced surgical techniques. However, it should be paid attention to some important points in the preoperative and postoperative period. Surg. Ahmet Harun Şimsek, MD from Memorial Antalya Hospital, Department of Aesthetic, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery , gave information about the things that should be known on rhinoplasty.
Akdeniz University which has achieved successes such as the double-arm transplantation has turned over a new leaf in the history of medicine. The team performed the first face transplant in Turkey after a 9-hour surgery yesterday. The two arms and one leg of the donor, whose face was taken at the same time, were transplanted to another patient.
Ömer Özkan, MD and his team from Akdeniz University reported that the health condition of Cihan Topal who has undergone the transplantation of two arms taken from Fatih Demirel passed away in a traffic accident, was good.