Voice Changes after Rhinoplasty.

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Patients who have undergone plastic surgery to change the appearance of their nose may also notice changes in the sound of their voice, reports a study in the February issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery®, the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS).

Changes in voice after rhinoplasty are perceptible to patients as well as to experts, but generally don’t cause problems with speech function, according to the new reduction_crooked_rhino_beforeafter_small (1)research by Dr. Kamran Khazaeni and colleagues of Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Iran. However, they believe that patients considering rhinoplasty – especially those who use their voice professionally – should be aware of “potential voice alterations.”