The link below will help forum members be more specific regarding the portions of the nose. If a patient or potential patient is well informed regarding terminology, your surgeon or potential surgeon will be less apt to "pull the wool over your eyes". Knowledge is power.
Do not allow your surgeon or potential surgeon to try to shy away from your questions. If the surgeon is unfamiliar with these basic terms or tries to skirt around the issues you mention using this diagram as a guide, this is a good way to help you decide who might be the right surgeon for you. http://www.canadianmedsworld.org/blo...stribution.gif