This is a basic surgical maneuver in most septoplasties of almost any kind, either primary or revisional, whenever the airway is obstructed or pinched by the septal bone which might be misaligned, lopsided, in zigzag, contain prominences, etc, needing full thickness resection en bloc to broaden air entrance.
Given the osseous septum is not a supportive or structural pillar of the nose, there are no specific restrictions should it be deemed convenient its removal.
This gesture can be done safely by either closed or open approach rhinoplasties.
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