What Is A Rhino Phyma?

March 02 23:17 2019 Print This Article

It is defined as a disorder in which there is a formation of the large as well as bulbous form of nose. It is ruddy and there is a formation of granulomatous tissue as a result of untreated rosacea. Alcohol is also considered to be a reason for it. But the use of heavy alcohol worsens this condition. It is seen more in the case of alcoholic patients. This disorder is derived from the Greek letter. It means the growth of nose. It can be diagnosed without any need of test and it can be confirmed on the basis of biopsy. One can also go for the surgical treatment.

This condition is slow moving and is seen due to the hyper trophy of sebaceous glands. It is found in the tip of nose and is seen in the case of acne rosacea. It is not a cancerous condition. It is seen as a pink mass which is present on the nose. There is a red dilation seen in the case of superficial lesion. It mainly involves the men above the age of 40 years. It affects the esthetics as well as the outlook of a person. It blocks the vision as well as breathing. It can be treated with the help of a removing of a bulk tissue with the help of a knife. It is sharp in use and one can also use the carbon di oxide laser also. It helps the area to re grow and in some cases whole of the tissue is removed and the raw area is grafted with the help of a skin.

What are the signs and symptoms of Rhino phyma?
It includes the pink mass which is present on the nose. There is a red dilation seen in the case of superficial lesion. It mainly involves the men above the age of 40 years.

How Rhino phyma can be diagnosed?
It can be diagnosed without any need of test and it can be confirmed on the basis of biopsy.

How Rhino phyma can be treated?
It can be treated with the help of a removing of a bulk tissue with the help of a knife. It is sharp in use and one can also use the carbon dioxide laser also.

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