12 Days Too Soon to Judge Revision Rhinoplasty?
- Asked by Marc-Melbourne in Melbourne, Australia
- 3 years ago
Is 12 days to soon to be expecting a positive result from my 3rd revision surgery? My doctor says that I don't have much room under my nose to be able to lift it, therefore, gravity causes my nose to hook downwards. He inserted a foreign object (looks like a thin bit of bendy wire) to try and help it become straight. Is it too soon to judge results - 12 days?
12 days post-op
12 days post surgery is still very early for you to judge the results of your surgery - to lift your tip you may need a very strong structural graft such as rib
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12 Day Rhinoplasty Result
At 12 days, you are about 12 months too early to judge the results after your 3rd revision rhinoplasty. Be patient and best of luck!
Rhinoplasty results take about 6 months to a year to see. There is a lot of swelling and stiffness that take time to resolve.
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