5 weeks post-op Rhinoplasty, why can't I breathe? Has my cartilage collapsed? (photos)
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Post op nasal obstruction
Im not clear on whether you had anything functional done to you nose but it's important when you have the outside of your nose made smaller that the inside is also fixed. Otherwise breathing can be worse after surgery. I would have your surgeon evaluate your nose and make sure everything that can be addressed is being addressed ( ie swelling, allergies, crusting)
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